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Summer Reneé Moffett

Published 12:00am Friday, April 12, 2013

Oct. 18, 1980 – April 9, 2013

NATCHEZ — Services for Summer Reneé Moffett, 32, of Natchez, who died Tuesday, April 9, 2013, in Jackson, will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Parkway Baptist Church with the Rev. Steve Purvis and the Rev. David E. Strebeck officiating.

Burial will follow at the Natchez City Cemetery under the direction of Laird Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Ms. Moffett was born Oct. 18, 1980, in Natchez, the daughter of Marcus Steven Moffett and Karen Diane Harrison Strebeck. She was a member of Stanton Baptist Church.

Summer’s career in law enforcement began as an officer at Angola State Penitentiary and later as the K-9 officer for the Adams County Sheriff’s Office.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Charles Harrison, Donna Lou Calvert and George Moffett; and great-grandmother, Ann Vines.

Survivors include her mother and her husband, Steve Strebeck, of Natchez, who raised her as his own daughter; her father and his wife, Sonja, of Spring Hill, Tenn.; five children, Mayce Kate Slater, Harley Brees Slater, Courtney Slater, Christian Slater and Dusti Slater; two brothers, Wesley Strebeck and wife, Claire, of Wilmington, N.C., and Caleb Moffett of Spring Hill; one sister, Candy Trevino and husband, Brad, of Lake Charles, La.; two nephews, Knox and Kuyper Strebeck of Wilmington; one niece, Liliane Trevino of Lake Charles; grandparents, Jean Moffett, the Rev. David E. Strebeck and Renette Strebeck; and great-grandfather, Otis Vines.

Pallbearers will be Wayne Rabb, Randy Freeman, Ben Long, Jay West, Keith Myles, Stephen Waldrop, David Washington and Hunter Ogden.

Memorials may be made to the Natchez Children’s Home or to a special account at Regions Bank for the benefit and ongoing education for the girls, Mayce and Harley.

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  • NevaTell

    Y Chuck didn’t put this in the newspaper,or the press release,something seems real funny about this situation

  • sher rich

    Please share the truth.