Published 1:35 pm Wednesday, January 11, 2023

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Mr. James W. Moss, a native of Bogalusa, La., and long-time resident of Baton Rouge, La. passed away at his residence after a lengthy illness on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, at the age of 69.  Jim was of the Baptist faith. He was a proud alumni of LSU and an avid Tiger fan.

Jim is survived by his daughter, Jennifer (Bobby) Cheeks of Sandy Hook, Miss.; his grandchildren, Olivia Cheeks, Caleb Cheeks, and Mary Elizabeth Cheeks all of Sandy Hook, Miss.; and his sister, Judy (Teddy) Drummond of Bogalusa, La. He is also survived by two nephews, other relatives, and friends.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents, Howard and Jean Moss.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2023, at Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home from 11 a.m. until time for the services at 1 p.m.  Rev. Clay Norwood from Superior Avenue Baptist Church (his childhood church) will officiate the service. Interment to follow at Ponemah Cemetery.

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