Floyd Pierce Moser Sr.
Published in The Moultrie
Observer from 3/16/2009 - 3/18/2009
Pierce Moser Sr., 80, of Moultrie, died Monday, March 16, 2009, at his
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, March 19, at Harrell-Faircloth
Funeral Home Chapel.
Burial will follow in Pinecrest Memory Gardens with Larry Kleitz, Kenny
Pope, Dana Lewis, Clint Chafin, David Hufstetler and Gene Williams serving
Born Feb. 18, 1929, in Maxton, N.C., he was the son of the late Walter
Koss Moser and Annis Love Abel Moser. His family said that his passion
He played professionally in the late 1940s and early 1950s with the Giants
and Athletics farm teams in North Carolina and Wisconsin.
He met his wife of 55 years and love of his life, Jewel Tyler, while in
spring training at Spence Field in Moultrie in 1949.
He played, coached and umpired baseball and softball for children and
adults in Moultrie for many years before deciding to devote more time
to his business, Moser Plumbing Company.
He has been active in the annual Georgia-Florida Baseball League reunions
in the past few years. He was of the Baptist faith. He was preceded in
death by his wife, Lovey Jewel Tyler Moser; and brothers, W.K. Moser and
John Frank Moser.
Survivors include sons, Floyd P. Moser Jr. and wife Dana of Hahira, Ga.,
David E. Moser and wife Paula of Doerun, Gordon Lynn Moser and wife Kathy
of Moultrie, and Wendal Alan Moser and wife Sandy of Tyler, Texas; brother,
Marion L. "Snook" Moser of Maxton, N.C.; sister, Willena Moser
Welch of Morehead City, N.C.; grandchildren, Tom D. Moser (Katharine),
Joel S. Moser, Michelle Moser, Todd Moser (Jeanie), Julie Moser Craft
(Rob), Kelli Moser, Tyler Moser, Krisie Moser and Angela Johnston; and
great-grandchildren, Hannah L. Moser, Skyler Moser, Madeline Moser, Ivey
Lewis, Reese and Loren Moser, Lilla and Ada Craft, Blake Dyer, and Bryndalynn
and Bayleigh Fulce.
Donations may be made to the Museum of Colquitt County History for the
Baseball Reunion at 500 Fourth Ave. S.E., Moultrie, Ga. 31768.Harrell-Faircloth
Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.