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Anita Moten

Anita Diane Moten (Lackey)

Thursday, July 9th, 1959 - Saturday, June 1st, 2019
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Anita Diane Lackey Moten of Charlotte, NC was born July 9, 1959 in Statesville, NC to the late William “Billy” and Peggy Lackey. She departed this life Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Novant Presbyterian Main Hospital in Charlotte following an extended illness.

Mrs. Moten was a graduate of West Iredell High School and lived in Statesville for many years before relocating to Charlotte. A former employee of Hunt Bienfangfor 25 years, she also worked as a before and after school assistant with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools prior to her illness. Her husband of 38 years, Ronney Lee Moten, Jr. of Charlotte, survives.

In addition to her father, William “Billy” Lackey, she was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents J.B. and Emily K. Brown, paternal grandparents, Marshall “Shorty” Rankins, Sr. and Inez Lackey Lyons, uncles James “Jimmy” Brown and Rayfield Brown, aunts Corella B. (Milton) Evans, Martha Flowers, and Frances Keaton Williams.

In addition to her husband, Ronney Lee Moten, Jr., she leaves to cherish the memory of her life, her mother, Peggy B. Lackey of Charlotte, two sons, Ronnie Lee (Kristy) Moten, III and Maurice Moten, both of Charlotte, a a daughter, LaToya Lackey (Darrell) Peterson of Statesville, brothers, William Perry (Linda) Lackey of Statesville, Derek “Derky” (Shirley) Lackey of Augusta, GA, Sidney (Renric) Lackey and Ryan Jones, both of Charlotte, sisters, Saleema Adele Shakir of Charlotte and Pamela (Anthony) Foust of Knightdale, NC, eight grandchildren, Mason, Maya, and Madelyne Moten of Charlotte, Zyan Bozeman, Jaylen, and Nahla Moten of Wilmington, NC, and Corban Johnson and Londyn Peterson of Statesville, an uncle, Joe Baker (Cassandra) Brown of Stone Mountain, GA, a special “son,” Bruce Johnson, and “daughter,” Tiffany Johnson, and devoted friends Diane Mayberry and Ella Booker, cousins, nephews, nieces, and friends.

Anita had many hobbies, including making pillows, quilts and blankets that she often shared with family and friends. She enjoyed family vacations, especially traveling by bus for family reunions. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, sister, and niece, who often served as a babysitter, caregiver, and companion. She will be missed.

Celebration of Life Service will be conducted Thursday, June 6, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. at Christ Cathedral of Deliverance. Apostle Carl D. Lykes will officiate, Bishop Darius Hopkins will eulogize and burial will follow in the Iredell Memorial Parks. Mrs. Moten will remain at Rutledge and Bigham Funeral Home until taken to the church to lie in state at 11:30 a.m. Members of the family will receive friends from 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m., but will assemble at the residence of her daughter, LaToya Lackey (Darrell) Peterson, 106 Summer Breeze Court, Statesville, N. C. at other times.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, June 6th, 2019 | 12:00pm - 12:55pm
    Thursday, June 6th, 2019 12:00pm - 12:55pm
    Christ Cathedral Of Deliverance
    612 S. Race St
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  • Service

    Thursday, June 6th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Thursday, June 6th, 2019 1:00pm
    Christ Cathedral Of Deliverance
    612 S. Race St
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    Apostle Carl Daniel Lykes, Sr., Senior Pastor
  • Interment

    Thursday, June 6th, 2019 |
    Thursday, June 6th, 2019
    Iredell Memorial Gardens
    Highway 21 South
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With deepest sympathy may God comfort you all in the lost of your love one Mrs Anita Moten.
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Ashley Mason

Posted at 04:23pm
Sending my condolences to the Moten family! Mrs. Moten was always a joy to be around and she will truly be missed

Sarah Taylor

Posted at 04:34pm
My condolences to the Moten family. I'm sorry to hear about the loss of dear Anita. Some Bible scriptures that have helped me during times of loss include Isaiah 26:19 and Psalm 37:28,29 which states in part: "Your dead ones will live...They will rise up". And the Bible also says "The righteous themselves will possess the earth and they will forever reside upon it". Therefore the Bible promises that we may be reunited with our loved ones lost in death by means of an earthly resurrection. This is further confirmed by John 5:28,29 which says "Do not marvel at this, because the hour is coming which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice and come out". This is possible thanks to Jesus Christ's ransom sacrifice. Thus we have a genuine hope of everlasting life in a world without wickedness or suffering.

Patty Sherrill Cone Posted at 12:13pm

This has come as a complete shock and sadness. My most deepest condolences to the family, for she was also my family.

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