Oklen P. Moss, Jr.
Oklen P. Moss, Jr. 60 of Springfield, died at 1:28 pm, Monday, July 9, 2018 at St. John’s Hospital. He was born June 29, 1958 in Springfield, to Oklen and Emmamarie Fox Moss, Sr. He married Nancy L. Collins in 2001 and she survives.
Also surviving are three brothers, Richard (Nancy) Cleeton, William H. (Norma) Moss and Melvin Moss; three sisters, Ann (Steven) Scott, Betty (Jerry) Lowe, Karen (David) Herr; five daughters, Kristina Moss, Shannon (Aaron) Adams, Bobby Jo Hamilton, Anna (Ben) Cropper and Kortnie (Matt) Leach; six sons, Shane Parnell, William E. (Diana) Moss, Christopher (Steve) Moss, Jacob Fickas and Jared Rogers; nineteen grandchildren, Dalton Parnell, Brandy Parnell, Zavier Moss, Elizabeth Stewart, Lily Adams, Zackary Cropper, Gabby Moss, Camryn Adams, Nate Cropper, Emily Hamilton, Alina Moss, Bianca Adams, Abby Moss, Justice Cropper, Ayerana Moss, Garrett Adams, Talon Moss, Aiden Tomeo and Khaven Leach and several nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Oklen P. Moss, III; one brother Donald Cleeton and one sister-in-law Carol Cleeton.
Oklen worked as a tree mechanic. He loved to play pool, hunt and fish. His family was everything, he loved his kids and grandkids.
Visitation: 11 am – 1 pm, Friday, July 13, 2018 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield.
Funeral Service: 1 pm, Friday, July 13, 2018 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield, with Pastor Paul Rose officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Kidney Foundation.
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