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Dolly (Nettie) Martin Moses

Dolly (Nettie) Martin Moses died peacefully on Saturday, Aug. 22, 2020. She was 94.

Dolly was a native and lifelong resident of Vicksburg. She was the daughter of the late Harry “Happy” Martin and Nettie Harris Martin. She was a graduate of St. Francis Xavier Academy and a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church. She retired from the State of Mississippi Employment Security Commission. She also, along with her husband, Albert owned and operated Jitney Jungle No. 5 on Halls Ferry Road.

In addition to her parents, Dolly was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Albert Moses; a brother, Harry Martin; and a sister, Doris Martin. 

She is survived by her daughter, Melanie Hood of Vicksburg; two sisters-in-law, Sherrell Willis of Vicksburg and Ann Moses Sudeiha of Mobile, Ala.; along with numerous nieces and nephews.

Due to COVID 19, a memorial service will be held at a later date. A Special thanks to her caregivers, Matilda Stewart, Paula Knight, Nadine Carter, and Maxine Demby, Kindred Home Health, and St. Joseph Hospice.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to PAWS Rescue, P.O. Box 13, Redwood, MS  39183; St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN  38105; or to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 78516, Topeka, KS  66675-8516.