Kirk Lewis Summers

December 13, 1959 ~ March 18, 2023 (age 63) 63 Years Old


Kirk Lewis Summers, 63, passed away on Saturday, March 18, 2023, due to Parkinson's Disease. Kirk was Born on December 13, 1959 in Nashville, TN to Gary Summers and Joyce Choate. Kirk grew up in the Ridgetop/Greenbrier area. He loved to fish and enjoyed walking through creeks. He was also a talented retired painter. Kirk was a wonderful father and husband. 

Kirk married his wife, Teresa, on February 14, 1986 and together they had three children. He was headstrong, trustworthy, loyal, and a proud man. Kirk was always ready to help a friend when needed. His life ended before we were ready. He will be truly missed.

In addition to his parents, Kirk is preceded in death by his step mother, Simone Tyan Summers. Kirk is survived by his wife, Teresa Summers, children: Sheryl Summers-Chrestman, Stacey Summers, and Shawn Summers; son-in-law, Cory Chrestman; siblings: Carrie Summers, Scott Summers, and Jennifer Clark; grandchildren: Aubrey Summers, Kylie Puckett, Roy Puckett, Jr., and Hailey Chrestman; sister-in-law, Nancy Patton; and step father, Nelson Choate. 

A private Memorial service will be held by his family. In Lieu of flowers the family ask donations be made to the Parkinson's Research Foundation in Kirk's honor.

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