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Roy Moss, Jr.






Roy James Moss Jr., 71, of Boonsboro, MD, passed away, Friday, April 24, 2020, at Doey's House.

Born Saturday, August 21, 1948 in Hagerstown, MD, he was the son of the late Roy James Moss Sr. and the late Ila Belle Moss.

He graduated from Boonsboro High School in 1966. Roy was employed with Fahrney Keedy Memorial Home for more than 20 years. He was an avid hunter.

He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Ruth Moss; sister, Christine McCardell; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his son, James Austin Moss and brother, Joseph Sommerville.

A private graveside service will be held Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at the Cedar Lawn Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Doey's House, 11370 Caring Pathway Lane, Hagerstown, MD, 21742.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, MD.

Online condolences may be expressed at

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We were sorry to hear of Jimmy’s passing!! He was related to me on the Castle/Moss side of the family!! Jimmy was my best man at our wedding over 47 years ago!! Again, so sorry to hear this tragic news!!

James & Sharon Castle
Hagerstown , MD

I will always remember playing football at Boonboro High School with you and when you would come over to Mt. Briar and we would play more football on Sunday. After the season ended we would go hunting up in the mountain. You were a great friend, a real Warrior.

Steve Hutzell
Shepherdstown, West Virginia

I’ll always remember coming up the lane to play school or cop and robber with you! Sorry I actually called the cops that one time. Rest In Peace uncle Jim.

Raeann Ellingson
Shippensburg, PA

You will be missed Uncle Jim! Thank you for being a wonderful husband to my aunt all these years.

Melissa Galla
Waynesboro, PA

My prayers and condolences. I was a fellow classmate of the class of 1966 (Sandra Gonzalez)

Jeannie Gonzalez
Chambersburg, PA

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