Janette Melinda Slaughter 1954-2017
Janette Melinda Slaughter, 62, passed away March 2, 2017 at a care facility in Pocatello, Idaho. Janette was born December 23, 1954 in Salt Lake City, Utah daughter of Zeb Nathan and Edith Virginia Rasley Slaughter.
Janette attended Blackfoot schools graduating from Blackfoot High School class of 1972. In high school she loved journalism and was the editor for the high school newspaper.
During her first year out of high school Janette worked at the Blackfoot Morning News. After high school she went to work in Alaska at the trans-Alaskan pipeline for approximately two years. She returned to Idaho and went to work for J.A. Jones (international construction/engineering company) at the INL. She was very talented at her occupation which took her all over the United States. Janette was a senior administrative accountant where she was in charge of the company’s auditing processes. Her last project with J. A. Jones took her to Spokane, Washington and she fell in love with that area. More