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Lawrence Allen DeMoss, 84 of Corsicana passed away Friday, Oct. 13, 2017 at his residence. He was born Sept. 20, 1933 in Eureka to Lawrence Richard DeMoss and Evie Rash DeMoss. He enjoyed fishing and was a athlete in his younger years. Lawrence was very active in church at Westside and loved it dearly there. He enjoyed singing in the choir and was a Sunday school teacher. He was employed with the Children State Home for 30 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence and Evie DeMoss; son, Stan DeMoss; siblings, Bonnie Douglas, Damon DeMoss, Jack DeMoss and Buck DeMoss.
He is survived by his wife, Doris DeMoss; children, Phillip W. DeMoss and Steven Lynn DeMoss; seven grandchildren, Sara Wilson, Eric DeMoss, Devin DeMoss, Justin DeMoss, Monica Milligan, Audra DeMoss, Daniel DeMoss and 18 great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017 at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, October 15, 2017 at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home with Larry Talbert officiating. Interment will follow at Eureka Cemetery with Daniel DeMoss, Justin DeMoss, Eric DeMoss, Devin DeMoss, Phil Dickson and Audra DeMoss serving as pallbearers.
An online guest book is available at www.griffin-roughton.com
Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home
Published on October 13, 2017
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