Horace F. Moss, age 93, passed away on Thursday, September 16, 2021 at The Oaks at Pooler.
Born on March 3, 1928 in Laurel, Mississippi, he was the son of Albert L. Moss and Lessie Boler Moss. Horace enlisted in the U.S. Air Force and served for over twenty years, retiring at Warner Robins Air Force Base on May 31, 1972. He received numerous citations, decorations and medals while serving. During his service Horace spent time on temporary duty under Strategic Command and Material airlift Command while stationed at Hunter AFB in Savannah. He served his last overseas duty in Yokota, Japan and was sent to Warner Robins AFB (Air Force Logistics Command). Horace retired and moved back to Savannah.
Horace joined the Masons in Acacia Lodge #452 and later Coastal Daylight Lodge #750, where he was Master of the Lodge in 2002. He joined Scottish Rite and became a 32nd degree Mason. He was a member of the Alee Temple where he was the president of the Flag Unit. He joined Order of Eastern Star at Bethlehem Chapter 269 and was Worthy Patron later Palestine Chapter 249, also Worthy Patron. Horace was also a dual member of Button Gwinnett Chapter 497, also past Worthy Patron.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Olyce L. Blakeney and her husband Edwin; and wives, Nola B. Moss and Edna R. Moss and is survived by his daughter, Mary Jean Keller (Rolland); grandson, Garrett Keller; granddaughter, Holly Keller; stepdaughter, Georgia Googe (Benny); brother, Roy N. Moss (Billy Sue); and sister, Patricia M. Bryant (Charly).
Visitation: Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021,12 to 1 pm at Families First Funeral Care. Funeral Service: 1 pm Chapel, Families First Funeral Care. Interment: Hillcrest Abbey Memorial Park – West .Print This Obituary & Condolences