TUNNEL HILL — Patricia Ann Mincher Slatton, 73, of Tunnel Hill, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017. Patricia was born and raised in Huntsville, Ala. She was a member of White Oak Church of Christ and a graduate of Red Bank High School. She was employed with Handle With Care Packaging Store in Pacifica, Calif. for many years, also Catering With The Stars, Security Company and Cracker Barrel. She was preceded in death by her parents, Fred and Mattie Pearl Mincher; son, Anthony Slatton; sister, Juanita Mincher; grandparents, Mace and Jennie Mincher, and Andrew and Willie Griffith; and uncle and aunt, James and Juanita Mincher. Surviving are her daughter, Angela (Ronnie) Griffith; grandson, Dustin Griffith; great-granddaughter, Horizon; sister, Peggy Stansifer; brother, Don (Judy) Mincher; two nieces, Tammy (Gene) Coppinger and Donna Kelley; two great-nieces; two great-nephews; and Kisses. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017 at the funeral home. Services will be at a later date in Huntsville, Ala. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Catoosa Citizens for Animal Care, Inc., P.O. Box 838, Ringgold, GA 30736. Arrangements are by the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist. 404 S. Moore Road, East Ridge, TN 37412. Please share your condolences at www.chattanoogaeastchapel.com.