Bert Mosley MATTHEWS - Bert Wayne Mosley, 73, died May 21, 2013. He was born on January 2, 1940 in Norfolk, Virginia to the late Beatrice Parsons Mosley and Bert Wesley Mosley. He graduated from Central High School in Charlotte before serving in the Air Force. After active duty, he began his career at Rexham Corporation where he worked for 40 years before retiring as a marketing manager. Bert was an active member of Sardis Baptist Church in Charlotte where he sang in the choir for many years. Bert was an avid reader, and considered himself to be lifelong student. He never stopped seeking knowledge. He also enjoyed building models, shooting, and spending time with his family and friends. Bert is survived by his wife of 49 years, Barbara Snuggs Mosley, his son, David Bruce and his wife Mendy DeViney, his daughter Elizabeth Ann and her husband Christopher Mair, his grandsons Matthew and Jackson, and his brother James Kent Mosley of Charlotte. Funeral service will be held Friday, May 25, 2013 at Sardis Baptist Church at 5811 Sardis Road in Charlotte, NC 28211 at 2:00. The family will receive friends after the service in the fellowship hall. In lieu of flowers, the family asks donations be made to Sardis Baptist Church music ministry or Beginnings for Parents of Children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, Inc. at 7508 E. Independence Blvd., Suite 106, Charlotte, NC 28227.
Published in Charlotte Observer on May 23, 2013