Guy Moffett Sr.

Published 12:00 am Saturday, August 22, 2009

KOSCIUSKO — Guy Moffett Sr. died Thursday, Aug. 20, 2009, at his home in Kosciusko. He was 79.

Mr. Moffett worked as owner and operator of Moffett’s Grocery in Kosciusko from 1975 until 1988. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Army. He was a communicant of St. Therese Catholic Church.

Mr. Moffett was preceded in death by his wife, Lois McBride Moffett; and a daughter, Chris Porter.

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He is survived by a daughter, Carolyn Brewer of Vicksburg; two sons, Kim Moffett of Kosciusko and Tony Moffett of Vicksburg; three sisters, Billie Pugh of Kosciusko, Barbara Field of Gardenville, Nev., and Dorothy Ashley of Portland, Ore.; one brother, Dan Moffett of Kosciusko; 10 grandchildren; and 26 great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 4 p.m. Sunday at Jordan Funeral Home with the Rev. Mike Barth officiating. Burial will follow at Mizpah Cemetery in Durant.

Pallbearers will be Ronnie Moffett, William Pugh, Webber Brewer, Jason McKellar, Hank Cain and Joe Moffett.

Memorials may be made to the Catholic Children’s Village.