June 18, 1932–August 3, 2020
Charles Eugene Moss, passed away on Monday August 3, 2020, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Mt. Vernon, Mo., following a brief illness.
Charles was born on June 18, 1932 in Carthage, the son of the late Roy and Fern (Roberts) Moss. He has been a lifetime area resident. He served his country in the United States Air Force during the Korean War. He married Bonnie Ropp on April 22, 1955 in Carthage. He worked as a meter tester for Empire District for 33 years, retiring in June 1993. He attended Central United Methodist Church of Webb City. He was Recording Secretary and Vice President of the Union. He was also a member of International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 1474. He loved to trout fish, woodworking, reading and helping others.
Charles is survived by one son, Michael Moss and wife Patty, Carl Junction, Mo.; one daughter, Linda Coburn and husband Mickey, Carl Junction, Mo; one brother, Clarence LaVerne Moss, Edmond, Ok.; four grandchildren; Robert Moss and wife Brandie, Ryan Moss and wife Allie, Jeremy Coburn and Chase Coburn; and one great-grandchild Malia Moss.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie; brother, Donald Moss; and grandchild Laura Coburn.