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James Thomas "J.T." Moss

June 9, 1928 ~ September 4, 2018 (age 90)
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James Thomas “J.T.” Moss, 90, of Frankfort, formerly of Columbia, died Tuesday, September 4, 2018 8:57 P.M. at the Bluegrass Hospice Care Center in Lexington. 

He was born June 9, 1928 in Adair County to the late Walter Edgar & Ida Gibson Moss.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife & mother of his children, Agnes Scott in 1990.  After Agnes’ death, he later married Jane Ann Canter, who preceded him in death in 2015.  He was also preceded in death by one brother, Guy Moss, and three sisters, Vern Stephens, Dorothy Harper & Ruth White. 

J.T. was a United States Air Force Veteran, a member of Shawnee Run Baptist Church in Harrodsburg and an avid fisherman.  He formerly owned his own trucking company, and later owned J.T. Moss & Son Trucking Company with Gary Moss, his son.  He retired from Lewis Transport where he served as a terminal manager.

Survivors Include:

One Son – Gary Moss & fiancé Lisa Lester of Harrodsburg, KY

Two Daughters – Brenda Vernia & husband Barry of Corydon, IN & Renee Moss (Jeff Croley) of Frankfort, KY

Four Grandsons – Nick Moss, Lee Thomas Moss, Shane Moss & Mason Moss

Five Great-Grandchildren

Several Other Relatives & Friends also survive

Funeral Service – Friday, September 7, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. David Moss officiating

Burial will follow in Haven Hill Cemetery

Visitation from 4 – 7 P.M. Thursday

If the donor wishes, they may make memorials to the Special Olympics of Kentucky.  These may be left at the funeral home.

Casket Bearers – Jimmy Harper, Tommy Moss, Stephen Terhune, Nick Moss, Lee Thomas Moss & Mason Moss

Honorary Casket Bearer – Dale Bennett

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements


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