Originally created 11/28/98

Mr. W. Homer Moss



LINCOLNTON, Ga. -- Mr. W. Homer Moss, of 215 Dallas St., died Thursday, Nov. 26, 1998, at Columbia-Augusta Medical Center, Augusta. He was 79.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Lincolnton United Methodist Church with the Revs Richard Broom, Elvyn McDonald and Leo Carpenter officiating. Burial will be in Lincolnton City Cemetery.

Mr. Moss, a lifelong resident of Lincolnton, had served on the Lincolnton City Council for 31 years. An Army veteran of World War II, he was former co-owner of H.W. Moss & Son Appliance and had retired as a salesman for Charles S. Martin Distributors. He was a member of American Legion Post No. 194 and Lincolnton United Methodist Church, where he served on the administrative board in several positions. He was a former member of United Methodist Church Men's Club, where he served as treasurer for many years.

Survivors include his wife, LeVerte Drinkard Moss; three sons, William H. "Billy" Moss Jr., Commerce, James David Moss, Martinez, and Lee D. Moss, Lincolnton; two daughters, Carol M. Brittain, Gray, and LeVerte M. Hayes, Lincolnton; a brother, Robert W. Moss, Plains; and 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Harold Goldman, Gene Goldman, Jeff Moss, Robert Moss, Buddy Moss, Bobby Hawes, Walker T. Norman and Alex Willingham.

Memorials may be made to Lincolnton United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 85, Lincolnton, GA 30817.

Friends may call at the residence or from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Beggs Funeral Home.