Thelma Moss

Saturday, June 19, 2004

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Thelma L. "Trip" Moss, 83, of Sikeston died Tuesday, June 15, 2004, at Riverways Manor in Van Buren, Mo.

She was born April 19, 1921, in Gray Ridge, Mo., daughter of John and Lelia Tucker Triplett. She and Cecil W. Moss were married Nov. 3, 1945. He died Sept. 20, 1974.

Moss was a former licensed practical nurse at Missouri Delta Medical Center.

Survivors include a daughter, Beryl Reed of Van Buren; a brother, Charles Triplett of Dexter, Mo.; two sisters, Lillis Heacox and Naomi Negron of Sikeston; two grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a brother.

Friends may call at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel after 10 a.m. Monday.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the chapel, with the Rev. Rick Ramsey officiating. Burial will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery.