Fred C. Moss

Monday, March 31, 2014

Fred C. Moss, a resident of Holiday Island, was born March 3, 1927, in Chicago, Ill., to Fred L. Moss and Margaret W. (Kapheim) Moss. He departed this life at his home on Feb. 4, 2014.

Fred proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corp during WWII. He was a past Commander of American Legion Post 9, he was also a member of VFW Post 77 and American Legion Post 36 both at Holiday Island.

Fred was an avid football fan and the lover of a good party. He loved the big band era, especially Glenn Miller and Tommy Dorsey.

He is survived by a granddaughter, Melissa (Moss) Valera of Arizona; one great-granddaughter; various family members; and friends.

Fred was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Norma Jane (Ferguson) Moss; and son, Randy Moss.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, April 12 at 1 p.m. at the Eureka Springs Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.