Moss, Ellene Bluster (2008)

Obituary of Ellene Bluster Moss ~ 2008

Transcribed by Joseph Cook

Ellene Bluster Moss, age 87 of Marion passed away Monday December 1, 2008 at Autumn Care of Marion. Mrs. Moss was born in Franklinville, NC on July 3, 1921 and was a daughter of the late Floyd Adolphus Bluster and Mary Ellen Tippett Bluster.

She was a member of First Presbyterian Church and was a homemaker. She earned her Associates Degree in early childhood education. Preceding Mrs. Moss in death was her husband Clarence Franklin Moss and a son David Franklin Moss.

Surviving Mrs. Moss is a daughter Sarah Moss Pratt and her husband George C. Pratt of Marion; a brother Jack Bluster and his wife Betty of Duluth, GA; grandson Todd Franklin Pratt and his wife Stephanie Teague Pratt of Raleigh and a number of nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday December 3, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church with Rev. Dan M. Thornton officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. one hour prior to the service at the church. A burial will follow at a later date at Lakeview Memorial Park in Greensboro, NC. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church Scholarship Fund 79 Academy St. Marion, NC 28752. Westmoreland Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

An online register is available under OBITUARIES at

The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday December 3, 2008 Volume 14 # 48