Charles Aaron "Charlie" Moss, Sr., 83, husband of Lucille Porter Moss of 125 Parks St., Union, died Monday, Feb. 25, 2008 at Wallace Thomson Hospital.
Mr. Moss was born in Jonesville, Aug. 20, 1924, a son of the late John Henry Moss and Maude Elizabeth Childers Moss. He retired from Milliken & Co., Monarch Plant and had previously worked for Spectra Colorants and Carlisle Finishing, Cone Mill. Mr. Moss was a member of Mon-Aetna Baptist Church and the Jimmy Smith Sunday School Class. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having served during World War II.
Surviving in addition to his wife are two daughters, Rebecca Moss Moore of Lexington and Kirsten Deloris Moss Graham of Clearmont, Fla.; four sons, Stephen Michael Moss of Jacksonville, Fla., Charles Aaron Moss Jr. of Tampa Fla., Christopher Brion Moss of Trinity, N.C., and Robert Anthony Moss of Dayton, Ohio; two step-daughters, Janet P. Lawson and Renee Arthur, both of Union; a brother, John Henry Moss Jr. of Cupertine, Calif.; 14 grandchildren and a number of great-grandchildren. Mr. Moss was predeceased by three sisters, Eloise Irene Matthews, Mary Steffen and Arnette Moss; and two brothers, James Moss and Tommy Moss.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, 2008 at Mon-Aetna Baptist Church conducted by the Rev. Benny Green. The family will receive friends immediately following the services at the church.
Memorials may be made to Mon-Aetna Baptist Church, Building Fund, 1434 Lockhart Highway, Union, S.C. 29379.
The family is at the home, 125 Parks St., Union, S.C. 29379.
S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc. (www.holcombefuneralhomes.com)