He worked and retired from the Mead Corporation.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Beulah Grace Sluder and 7 siblings.
Dewey is survived by his a daughter, Tonya Sluder Jennings, Blountville, TN; sons, Wade Colton Sluder and wife Donna Sluder of Unicoi, and Kevin Dewayne Sluder of Gray; brother, Durrell Sluder and wife Carol, of Ormond Beach, Florida; granddaughters, Mackenzi Jennings, Payge Weaver, Brooke Barnett and Alena Sluder; and great granddaughter, Harper Weaver.
Arrangements are to be determined.
In Iieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be made to The American Diabetes Associaton or Charity Baptist Church, 123 Oak Street, Blountville, TN 37617