Donald Alton Moss, Sr., 81 of 107 Esquire Lane, Elizabeth City, NC died Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at Albemarle Hospital. A native of Norfolk, VA, he was the son of the late James Houston Moss and Florence VanLuik Moss and the widower of Helen Virginia Fleischer Moss. He attended Trinity Baptist Fellowship and was a retired firefighter and a U.S. Air Force veteran.
He is survived by three daughters, Kate (John) Hartley of Lakeland, FL, Elaine (Dennis) Snow of Moyock, NC, and Florence Sealy of Virginia Beach, VA; two sons, John (Cathy) Moss of Greenville, NC and Donnie (Marie) Moss of Elizabeth City, NC; a sister, Dorothy (Richard) Gardner of Palm Bay, FL; a brother, James “Skip” (Evelyn) Moss of Anchorage, AK; fifteen grandchildren; and thirteen great grandchildren. He was pre-deceased by a brother, John “Jack” Moss.
A memorial service will be Saturday, August 3, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at Trinity Baptist Fellowship with the Rev. Fred Ellinwood officiating. A private burial will be in Woodlawn Memorial Garden Cemetery Norfolk, VA. The family will receive friends at the residence. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Elizabeth City Fire Department 4 Life, PO Box 347, Elizabeth City, NC 27909. Twiford Funeral Homes, Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Moss family. You may express condolences to the family by visiting www.twifordfh.com.Print Obituary & Condolences