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Dean Moss

Mr. William Dean Moss, 70, of Union City passed away 1:50 p.m. Friday, July 24, 2015, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.
Funeral services were conducted 3 p.m. Sunday in the chapel of Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. The Rev. Terry English officiated. Burial followed in Pleasant Hill Cemetery near Rives.
Pallbearers were Marcus Fennell, Keith Forrester, Ed Thornton, John Harris, David White and Greg White.
Memorial contributions may take the form of donations to Hometown Walk of Hope, P.O. Box 482, Union City, TN 38281 or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908.
Dean was born Nov. 8, 1944, in Union City, son of the late Henry Wade and Wilma Nell (Keiser) Moss. He was a retired instrument technician at the former Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in Union City and was a founding member of the Aqua Knights Scuba Diving Club. Mr. Moss was a member of Rives Union Church, where he was a faithful worker in the church and had served in many capacities. He was a United States Air Force veteran serving in the Vietnam War and served in strategic command at Beale Air Force Base in California.
He is survived by one son, Brad Moss of Union City; one daughter and son-in-law, Crystal and Edward Jones of Obion; one stepson and his wife, Donald and Misty Townsend of Union City; one sister, Marti Eakin Doss of Union City; and two stepgrandchildren, Lynn Townsend and Cayanne Townsend, both of Union City.