SERVICE TO BE HELD ON SATURDAY
FARMER DIED THIS MORNING FOLLOWING THREE MONTHS ILLNESS
for Owen Boyce Moss of 1218 Washington
Street will be held tomorrow afternoon (Saturday) at 2
o'clock from the Pleasant Hill Church with Rev. Sam E.
Ashmore, pastor of the First Methodist
Church, officiating. Mr. Moss died this
morning at 12:50 o'clock following an illness of three
months. He was 73 years of age.
was a native of Lauderdale County, Alabama and a member
of the Methodist Church. He was a retired farmer and was
well and favorably known by a host of friends and
relatives of the community who are grieved to learn of
his death. He was married in 1897 to Miss Rheua Ann
Crowe of Alcorn County, who preceded
him in death December 28, 1943.
Burial will be in
the Pleasant Hill Cemetery with McPeters
Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
He leaves two
sons, L.R. Moss and J.B. Moss,
both of Corinth; two daughters, Miss Esther Lee
Moss and Miss Ethel Grace Moss,
both of Corinth; one brother, T.J. Moss
of Glen, Mississippi. He is also survived by one
grandson, Howard Moss of Corinth.