Dorothy Bell (Higgins) Moseley

Born: Tue., Apr. 21, 1931
Died: Fri., Feb. 7, 2014


1:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Sat., Feb. 08, 2014
Location: McCommons Funeral Home

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Sat., Feb. 08, 2014
Location: McCommons Chapel

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Dorothy Bell Higgins Moseley of Greensboro, Georgia, died Friday, February 7, 2014 at Boswell Parker Health and Rehabilitation in Greensboro at the age of 82.  Born in Winder, GA on April 21, 1931, Dot was the daughter of the late Russell Cleveland Higgins and Arizona Missouri Robertson Higgins.  She graduated from Winder High School and attended Georgia State College for Women in Milledgeville, GA. On March 4, 1954, she married Robert Edward Moseley, Sr. and at the time of his death in 2012 they had been married nearly fifty-eight years. Early in her working career she was a receptionist for an Optometrist and after moving to Greensboro worked for the Greene County Library as the Librarian. Dot was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Greensboro.  Her favorite pastime was reading.

In addition to her husband, Robert Edward Moseley, Sr. who predeceased her on January 4, 2012, she was preceded in death by a brother, Hartwell Jackson Higgins who died in World War II.  She is survived by a daughter, Pamela Jean Moseley Moore and husband Ricky of Greensboro, GA; a son, Robert Edward Moseley, Jr. of Greensboro, GA, two grandchildren, Robin Elizabeth Lanier and husband William Chase of Evans, GA and Jacqueline April Grubel and husband Richard of Clemson, SC; one great grandchild, Amelia Kate Lanier; a brother, Jerry Richard Higgins and wife Polly of Aiken, SC; and a number of other relatives and friends.
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at McCommons Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Wayne Usry officiating. Interment will follow in the Greenview Cemetery, Memorial Drive, Greensboro, GA 30642.  Serving as pallbearers are: Doug Askew, Tim Askew, Rick Ward, Jimmy Moore, Kenneth Moore and Johnny Hester.  The family will receive friends Saturday from 1:00 p.m. until time for the service at McCommons Funeral Home. The family requests that any memorials be made to Boswell Parker Health and Rehabilitation, 1211 Siloam Road, Greensboro, GA 30642.   McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at to sign the online guest register.


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Susan Davis
   Posted Fri February 07, 2014
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I am sorry I can not come to visitation but my brother-in-law's mother vistation and funeral is at the same time in Eatonton. We will be thinking about you! Susan

   Posted Fri February 07, 2014
Pam and family,
I was so sorry to hear about your mom's passing. Please know that I am praying for your family during this sad time.
Carlene and family

Herb & Jan Thurmond
   Posted Fri February 07, 2014
Pam and family,

Herb and I send our deepest sympathies to you and your family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Melanie Miller
   Posted Fri February 07, 2014
Deepest sympathies and prayers to your family in this time of loss.

Judy Meredith
   Posted Sat February 08, 2014
My deepest sympathies to Dot's family for your loss. I will miss our visits together at Boswell Parker.

Bess Cason
   Posted Sat February 08, 2014
Deepest sympathy Pam and Rob. We will miss her greatly.

11-7 staff @ BPHR

Debra Benson
   Posted Mon February 10, 2014
Hi Pam,

Know that my prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. Your mom was very special to me, during the time I work with her at Boswell Parker.