Eddie Moses Sr.

Published 3:05 pm Tuesday, August 18, 2020

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Your life was a blessing, your memory a treasure. You were loved beyond words and will be missed beyond measure.

On Aug. 16, 2020, at the age of 83, Bro. Eddie Will Moses Sr. was called into his eternal rest. He was one of seven children, born to the late Jerry and Francis Mark Moses of Angie, on Jan. 22, 1937.

He united in marriage to Cathy Nell Morris Moses on Feb. 9, 1957. To this union, six children were born.

He joined New Zion Missionary Baptist Church at a late age under the leadership of the Rev. Dr. Linza Ray Cotton. He served faithfully until his health failed.

He leaves to mourn: his loving wife, Cathy Nell Morris Moses; five children, Vera “Mickey” Bolds, Linda (Alexander) Sheridan, Rodney (Anice) Moses, Ursula (Terris) Crumedy and Jerry Moses, all of Angie; four brothers, Leonard Jerry (Flo) Moses, James Alton (Dorothy) Moses, Anderson (Merlie) Moses of Angie, and Charles Moses of Godwin, N.C.; one sister, Mildred Moses Rivers of Wadesboro, N.C.; 16 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren and eight great-great grandchildren.

He reared two grandchildren, Rodney (Oma) Holmes Sr. of Bogalusa and Ros’Shonda Moses-Davis; and a great-granddaughter, Tyriah Davis of Angie, who loved him dearly.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jerry and Francis Mark Moses; his siblings, Thelma Comeaux, Theodore Moses Sr., Gwendolyn Moses Smith, Emma White, Venda Lee Moses, Lena Mae Moses, Audrey Moses, and Ardean Footes; and his son, Eddie Will Moses Jr.

Drive-thru viewing will be Friday, Aug. 21, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Crain and Sons Funeral Home in Bogalusa. The family hour will be from 4 p.m. until 5 p.m. The funeral service will be Saturday, Aug. 22, at Crain and Sons at 5 p.m. with the Rev. Linzie Ray Cotton officiating, Interment will be held on Sunday, Aug. 23, at Moses Cemetery in Angie at 11 a.m.

Crain and Sons Funeral Home of Bogalusa is in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook online at www.crainandsons.com.