Belva Jean Moss Parker
Belva Jean Moss Parker, 78, of Hayesville, passed away Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017 at Erlanger Medical Center.
She was a native and lifelong resident of Clay County. Belva was the daughter of the late Richard and Alice Nichols Moss. She had worked at Carolina Dress as an inspector. She enjoyed her vegetable garden and loved flowers and cooking. Belva was a member of the Old Shooting Creek Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by an infant son, Tony J. Maney and seven brothers and four sisters.
She is survived by her sons; Ronnie Maney, Kenny Waldroup (Stacey), Brent Waldroup (Joan), Marvin Waldroup and Jeffery Waldroup (Laquita); her daughters, Phyllis Maney (Danny) and Belinda Waldroup Smith (Roger); her brothers, James Moss, Danny Moss and Arthur Moss; her sister, Charity Scroggs; 20 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 15 at the Townson-Rose Funeral Home Chapel, of Hayesville. Rev. Gary Ashe officiated. Burial was in the Old Shooting Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. Pallbearers were sons, Ronnie Maney, Brent and Jeff Waldroup, grandchildren, Thomas and Eric Waldroup, and son-in-law, Roger Smith. Honorary pallbearers were Kenny and Marvin Waldroup and son-in-law, Danny Maney.
The family received friends from 12-2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15 at the Townson-Rose Funeral Home Chapel, of Hayesville.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, Western Carolina Chapter, 3800 Shamrock Drive, Charlotte, NC 28215.
Townson-Rose Funeral Home: www.townson-rose.com was in charge of arrangements.