Dolores Ramey Moseley

Born: Wed., Dec. 8, 1943
Died: Fri., Jan. 30, 2009

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Dolores Ramey Moseley, age 65, of Greensboro, GA died Friday, January 30, 2009 at her residence after an extended battle with ovarian cancer. Born December 8, 1943 in Bibb County, Georgia, Dolores was the loving daughter of the late Leslie C. Ramey and Mary Cathrene Watts Ramey. She was a 1961 graduate of McEvoy High School in Macon, GA and continued her education at Lagrange College, receiving a Bachelor of Arts Degree. Then she went to graduate school at the University of Georgia where she studied Special Education. During her teaching career, she taught first grade in Alaska, taught Special Education for several years in Vidor and Beaumont, Texas and for a long time was a substitute teacher for special education in Vienna, Virginia. In 1966 she married William R. "Bill" Moseley. She was a loving mother to her two daughters. She enjoyed traveling and took a number of cruises around the world. Scandinavia, Australia, New Zealand, South America, Russia, Eastern Europe, New England and Canada were only a few of the trips she took with the Exxon/Mobil Retirees Club. One of the things she was most proud of was taking flying lessons and flying solo. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Greensboro.

Dolores is survived by her husband of 42 years, Bill, along with two daughters and their spouses: Catherine Matos and David Matos of Lake Spivey, GA and Suzie Lutz and Jason Lutz of Tucker, GA, as well as four grandchildren, Marc Patrick Matos, Sean Christopher Matos, Benjamin Reese Lutz and Leslie Carlin Lutz; and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, February 3, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Greensboro with Rev. Richard Chewning officiating. A Burial Service will be held at the Vienna City Cemetery in Vienna, Georgia at 3:30 p.m. Serving as pallbearers are Jason Lutz, Dave Matos, Donald George Lipford, Sparks Ramey, Lyn Ramey and Todd Cofer. The family will receive friends after the service at The First United Methodist Church Family Life Center. The family requests that any memorials be made to the First United Methodist Church Building Fund, P. O. Box 216, Greensboro, GA 30642 or the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund (www.ocrf.org) . McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at www.mccommonsfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest register.

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Cathie Aust
   Posted Sat January 31, 2009
My husband, Tomie, and I extend our deepest sympathy to the Moseley family at this sad time. We did not know Ms. Moseley, but we know her daughter, Catherine, and through Catherine know that she was a wonderful person who will be missed.

Ann and Bruce Bussell
   Posted Sat January 31, 2009
Bill, Catherine and Suzi, Our hearts are saddened by the loss of our dear friend of many, many years. Just know that we love you all and will be thinking of you and praying for you. We wish we could be there. My arm is in a cast following surgery and I do almost all the driving. Love to you all, and also to those precious grandchildren. Ann and Bruce Bussell

Barbara Fulwood Wilkinson
   Posted Sat January 31, 2009
She was my very good friend for as long as I can remember. Her Mother and my Mother were best buddies at Liberty Methodist Church. We sat together in church,went to MYF outings together and double-dated together. We had such good times on the Ramey's screened-in back porch where all the young folks gathered. We stayed in touch all these years and I have marveled at her ablilty to fight "Lucifer" as she called her cancer. To her family I send my prayers for your healing. I will miss my dear friend so very, very much. Barbara Fulwood Wilkinson Moultrie,GA

Al Baggarly
   Posted Sat January 31, 2009
I received a call today about Dolores. I am so sorry for your loss. May God bless you all. Dolores was a special friend to me and many others during our teen years. Sunday nights after church Dolores would fill there 9 passenger station wagon with kids for Mr. and Mrs. Ramey to take us to Finchers. Delores sat in the front seat between her parents giving instruction to all. What wounderful memories of simple times gone by.

Bob and Dee Leggett
   Posted Sat January 31, 2009
You are in our thoughts and prayers. Dolores' spirit of faith, hope and optimism throughout her recent challenges have been an incredible inspiration and I'm sure contributed to her living as long as she did with this illness. Through your grief may you be comforted by her spirit.

Phil and Sandy Isaacs
   Posted Sun February 01, 2009
We extend our sincere sympathy to the family of Dolores. We enjoyed many years of friendship through Andrew Chapel and through raising our girls and showing off with pride pictures of our grandchildren. We will truly miss her and our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Phil and Sandy Isaacs

Cherrie Hefty
   Posted Sun February 01, 2009
Alan and I are so very sorry to hear of Dolores death. We know that it is a shook for all of you. Please know that you are in our prayers. Cherrie and Alan Hefty

Gerry Ryan Bolen
   Posted Sun February 01, 2009
Dear Bill, Catherine and Suzie, My heart just broke this morning when I saw Dolores' obit in the paper. She and I were friends in elementary and high school. Though we were apart for many years, we had just reconnected a couple of years ago when she returned to Macon during her mother's final days. I'm so glad that we were able to be together for those few times then. I loved Dolores and we had lots of fun together when we were growing up together. After you built your home in Greensboro, we didn't talk anymore, so I did not know that she was ill. I am so sorry for your loss. You will miss her terribly, but I know that you have many wonderful memories of a very special person and I pray that God will sustain you through these days and weeks ahead. Sincerely, Gerry Ryan Bolen

Brian and Kelly Lutz
   Posted Sun February 01, 2009
Our deepest sympathies go out to the extended Moseley family, and our prayers are with you now and always. May God be with you and yours. Much Love, Brian and Kelly Lutz

Tanya & Todd Wilson
   Posted Mon February 02, 2009
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Bo and Bethany Moseley
   Posted Mon February 02, 2009
She was taken too soon, I will miss her.

Bob and Lynn Lee
   Posted Mon February 02, 2009
Bill, Suzie, and Catherine, We are so sad to hear of Delores's death. She was brave and set such a positive example of a person of faith. She was strong and courageous during her battle with her illness. We send to you and your families our love and our prayers.

Connie Elliott
   Posted Mon February 02, 2009
I have no words sufficient to fill this void. My deepest condolences for your loss.

MANNY PATEL
   Posted Mon February 02, 2009
DAVE AND CATHERINE, SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT YOUR LOSS. MAY GOD GIVE YOU STRENGTH AND COURAGE TO GET THROUGH THIS DIFFICULT TIMES. MAY HER SOUL REST IN PEACE. YOU GUYS ARE IN OUR PRAYERS.

David & Shirley Michael
   Posted Mon February 02, 2009
Dear Bill, Catherine, and Suzie, We just heard about Dolores and were saddened. We have known you both through Mobil for many years and know how valiantly Dolores fought this desease. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you.

Pat Green
   Posted Mon February 02, 2009
To the family: It with a sad heart that I respond to the news. As sorry as I am to hear the news, it a blessing to know Delores is finally without pain and in the presence of our Lord. May God speed your healing and strengthen your faith. With all my devotion, Pat Green

Ron & Edith Jordan
   Posted Tue February 03, 2009
May your cherished memories of Delores comfort you and carry you and your family through this difficult time. Our sympathy and prayers are with you. EDith and Ron Jordan

Amy Moseley
   Posted Tue February 03, 2009
Dear Uncle Bill, Catherine, Dave, Marc, Sean, Suzie, Jason, Ben & Leslie, My heart just aches with grief for what we all have lost. Aunt Dolores was the perfect image of elegance and strength. I can only hope to be half of the person she was and all that she represents to all of us who have struggled with things in our lives. I will miss her more than I can ever express. I so miss being there with all of you. It will be one of my biggest regrets. She was simply the best there was and ever will be. Love and blessings to all of you, Amy

Heather and Michael Cottrell
   Posted Tue February 03, 2009
We are very sorry to hear of your loss. Please accept our deepest condolences and know that we are keeping you in our thoughts.

Kathy Green
   Posted Tue February 03, 2009
Dear Bill and family, Dolores was such a sweet friend and loved her family so much. She was so dear and she will be missed. We will be thinking of you, and you will be in our prayers. All our love.

Phyllis Beaumont
   Posted Tue February 03, 2009
Bill,I am so sorry to hear about Delores's illness and passing. I will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers. It has been many years since I have seen you and Delores, but I have fond memories of being in Cornerstones Sunday School class together. I will share this information with the Cornerstones class this coming Sunday. Bill, remember that you and your family are loved and being lifted-up during this time of grief.

Tony Giovannitti & Kim Pelletier
   Posted Wed February 04, 2009
Our heart felt sympathies go out to Mr. Moseley, Catherine and the rest of the family of Mrs. Moseley.