|Merwin Latham Moss Sr.
Merwin Latham Moss Sr., 69, of Powderly died Monday, May 17, 2010, at his home.
Funeral services are set for 2 p.m. Thursday, May 20, at Fry-Gibbs Funeral Home with Rev. Mark Sanders officiating. Interment follows at Ben Franklin Cemetery.
The family receives friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, at Fry-Gibbs Funeral Home.
He was born Feb. 7, 1941, in Ben Franklin, to John F. and Bernice Pauline Latham Moss. He married Wanda Cole June 9, 1962. He attended Powderly Church of God.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Cyndi Lowry; parents, John and Bernice Moss; and brother, Dan Moss.
He is survived by his wife, Wanda Jean Moss; five children, Merwin Latham Moss Jr. and wife, Nikki, of Chicota, Kim Moss and Burnie Vanderburg of Novice, Melissa Moss and fiancÚ, Jason Dickson, of Powderly, Terry Campbell of Minnesota, Sherry Campbell of Powderly; 16 grandchildren, Heather Hoffman-Moss, Britney Moss, Carley Moss, Lindsay Moss, Natalie Moree, Ashlie Miller, Mandy Hughes, Aaron Basinger, Eric Basinger. Chuck Lowry Jr., Jessica Borton, Tony Wayne, Valerie Ashley, Kenneth Sims Jr., Ken Sims, Kristina Campbell; 26 great-grandchildren; sisters, Martha Schifleet and husband, Sammy, of San Antonio, Faye Ellison and husband, Don, of Waxahachie; brother, John F. Moss Jr. and wife, Peggy, of Pecan Gap; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Serving as pallbearers are Burnie Vanderburg, Robby Matlock, Curtis Brown, Steve Jackson, Larry Jackson and Jason Dickson.
Honorary pallbearer is Ray Poole.
Online condolences may be sent to the Moss family at www.fry-gibbs.com.