Melissa Renee' (Peebles) Slocum
Melissa Renee’ (Peebles) Slocum, 33, died at 9:24 pm Thursday, December 4, 2014 at St. John’s Hospital. She was born on April 25, 1981, in Springfield, to Janet Peebles. She was preceded in death by a grandfather. She married Jacob “Jake” Slocum on November 20, 2010.
She is survived by her husband Jake, three children: Jaidyn and Delanie Cloud and Jude Slocum; two step-children: Lillyana and Robert Slocum; mother Janet Peebles, sister Danielle Peebles, grandmother Carolyn Gerberding, several aunts, uncles and cousins. Melissa was a homemaker.
Visitation: 9-11 am, Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 1st United Methodist Church.
Funeral Service: 11 am, Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 1st United Methodist Church with Reverend Nicole Cox officiating. Burial will follow at Chatham Memorial Cemetery.