HOULKA – Aubrey Wayne Moss, 76, died Monday, March 11, 2013, at his home. He was born Jan. 26, 1937, in Chickasaw County to Barney and Inez Moss.
A hard worker, he was a carpenter and owned a furniture factory in Chickasaw County. He loved music and enjoyed playing his fiddle. He also enjoyed fishing and camping.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Southern Funeral Chapel in Houston. Bro. Greg Moss, Bro. Scott Samuell and Bro. Jimmy Criddle will officiate. Burial is in Ellzey Cemetery in Vardaman.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Faye Moss; his five children, Mike and Sarah Moss, Terry and Paula Moss, Tony and Barbara Moss, Ricky and Angie Moss, and Cissy and Charles Tutor, all of Houlka; four sisters, Sue Burkeen, Alice McGehee and Shirley Shopher, all of Houston, and Brenda Payne and Joe of Pontotoc; three brothers, Paul Ray Moss of Houston, Leonard Moss and Caroline of Guys, Tenn., and Hershel Moss of Oxford; a sister-in-law, Adell Moss of Cleveland, Tenn.; a brother-in-law, Sammy Wilkerson of Houlka; 14 grandchildren, Shelley Washington, Stephanie Paul and Ryan, Lesley Moore and Brian, Casey Moss, Brandon Moss, Corey and Jill Moss, Chris Moss and Courtney, Jimmy Criddle and Debbie, Paul Criddle and the mother of his children, Tara, Tim and Mallory Moss, Meagan and Andrew Morris, Dakota and Jenna Houston, and Tiffany Tutor; and 17 great-grandchildren, Presley Washington, Emily Paul, Hailee and Avery Moore, Matt Moss, Riley Moore, Ava Moss, Brett and Jackson Moss, Joey and Georgia Moss, Ethan, Landon and Caroline Criddle, Anniston and Harper Criddle, and Weston Tutor.
He was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents; a brother, Gene Moss; and a sister, Linda Wilkerson.
Pallbearers will be Bobby Moss, Steve Hamblin, Kent Lander, Mark Samuell, Tim Moss, Bruce Burkeen and Anthony Moss. Russell McGehee will be an honorary pallbearer.