Ralph Moody

Thursday, March 24, 2005

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Ralph Moody, 92, of Sikeston died Tuesday, March 22, 2005, at Sikeston Convalescent Center.

He was born Dec. 13, 1912, in Sikeston, son of Frank and Francis Inman Moody. He and Marian Aslin were married May 24, 1935, at Charleston, Mo. She died Feb. 6, 2005.

Moody worked 46 years at International Shoe Co. in Sikeston. He was a member of First Baptist Church.

Survivors include a daughter, Carol Shell of Sikeston; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a brother and two sisters.

Friends may call today from 11 a.m. until time of service at Ponder Funeral Home.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. today at the funeral home, with Dr. Rick Ramsey officiating. Burial will be in Walker Cemetery at Bloomfield, Mo.