Mary C. Moss, 90, of Cleveland, Tenn., died Saturday, July 3, 2010, at Hospice of Chattanooga. She was formerly of Lewisburg.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James Lee Moss Jr., and parents, Claude and Lelia Bryant Cheek.
She is survived by her son, James Lee Moss III (Tanya McPeak Moss) of Guntersville, Ala. She is also survived by three grandchildren, Kristie Moss-Jones of Cleveland, Tenn., Kandice T. Moss of Nashville, and James Lee Moss IV of Lewisburg. Two great-grandchildren also survive, Abigail Jones and Moss Jones of Cleveland, Tenn.
Mary was known as a compassionate friend to all animals. She was a breeder of poodles and Himalayan cats as well as a groomer for many years.
The family requests that memorials be made to the Lewisburg Animal Shelter or the Humane Society of your choice.
The family has chosen cremation and will honor her life in a private graveside service.