Steven Rollin Sloan died on March 9, 2020. He was 75.
Mr. Sloan was born on October 6, 1944 in Miami, Florida. He was raised in
the Florida Keys, spent summers diving for treasure, and was a proud
Conch. In 1968, he graduated from the University of Arkansas with a civil
engineering degree and became the first college graduate of his family. He
was a registered professional engineer in 6 states and owned his own
engineering consulting firm for 7 years.
Mr. Sloan was a lifelong car enthusiast and was a member of Street Rod
Associations in Arkansas, Texas, and Alabama. He owned and restored his
beloved 1938 Packard and 1948 Packard convertible. He frequently read
science fiction, listened to Pink Floyd, and was an amateur artist in his
Mr. Sloan was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. He is survived by
his wife of 50 years, Cheryl; his son, Steve; his son and daughter-in-law,
Dean and Alissa; his daughter and son-in-law, Corie and Pat; his brother
and sister-in-law, Buck and Sharon; and 5 grandchildren. He is preceded in
death by his parents, Buck and Ruth; and his brother, Edgar.
Mr. Sloan will be buried in a private graveside ceremony at 11:30am on
March 14, 2020 at Falkville City Cemetery (Piney Grove Street, Falkville,
AL 35622). After the burial, all are invited to gather at Sparkman Civic
Center (406 Nance Ford Road, Hartselle, AL 35640) for a celebration of Mr.
Sloan’s life. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Alabama Kidney
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