Firefighter laid to rest

MOSELLE, MS (WDAM) - Jones County volunteer firefighters turned out Sunday to say goodbye to one of their own.

Denecea Dement was laid to rest at Moselle Memorial Gardens.

She died in a head-on collision Thursday on Highway 11 in Moselle.

She was a volunteer firefighter for several years with her husband David. She also worked at Mak's corner store in Eastabuchie.

Family, friends, and firefighters packed Unity Baptist Church in Moselle to say goodbye.

This was the second Moselle volunteer fire fighter to die in a car accident in the past two years.