Originally created 08/16/98

Mr. Purnell Moss



WARRENTON, Ga. -- Mr. Purnell Hudson Moss, 31, of 2896 Ivey Road, died Thursday, Aug. 13, 1998, at McDuffie County Hospital, Thomson.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Mount Moriah Baptist Church with the Rev. Johnny L. Hampton Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Union Star Society Cemetery.

Mr. Moss, a native of Richmond County, had lived in Warren County most of his life. He received his education in Warren County public schools and was a member of Mount Moriah Baptist Church.

Survivors include a daughter, Tanika Lashay Moss, Thomson; his mother and stepfather, Esther Mae Moss Tucker and Ephriam Tucker, Warrenton; eight brothers, J.W. Moss and Cecil Moss, both of Warrenton, E.L. Moss, Decatur, Leon Moss, Richmond, Va., Willie Foster Moss, Camak, Jimmie Moss, Woodstock, Bobby Junior Moss, Thomson, and Johnnie Edward Moss, Pensacola, Fla.; a sister, Linda Moss, Augusta; and several stepbrothers and stepsisters.

Pallbearers will be Mr. Moss' brothers.

Friends may call at the residence.

The family will receive friends in the church annex following the burial.

G.L. Haynes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.