Pierce “Pete” Clement Moss, Jr.


Pierce “Pete” Clement Moss, Jr., 82, of Seymour, passed away Friday, Nov. 28, 2014.

Born July 4, 1932, in Spartanburg, South Carolina, he was the son of Pierce Clement Moss Sr. and Ollie Mae (Montjoy) Moss. On Dec. 27, 1952, in Seymour, he married Martha Kay Emily.

Pete served in the United States Army during the Korean War. He retired from Cummins Engine Co. as a technician on Dec. 1, 1988. Pete was a lifetime member of the National Rifle Association. He loved fishing, camping, boating, woodworking, working in his garden and working on anything technical. Pete also enjoyed watching racing.

Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Martha; children, Pierce “Pete” Clement (Pamela) Moss III, Jaynie Kay (Sonny) McKain, Gloria Lee (David) Wright and Barbara Ann Moss (Bob Gillenwater); grandchildren, Pierce “Pete”(Margaret) Moss IV, Patrick (Trish) Moss, Jesse Jo Fosbrink, Brooke Allison Campbell, Brianna Alyse Ervin and Fallon Dallas Horton; 12 great-grandchildren; sisters, Margaret Della Bridges and Sylvia Martha Anderson; and a very special niece, Susan Bridges Moore.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a grandson, J.D. Fosbrink.

Private funeral services will be conducted at Voss Chapel with burial to follow at Riverview Cemetery.

Memorials may be made out to donor’s choice.

Online condolences can be made at vossfuneralservice.com.