On May 27, 2022, our heavenly father called his son “Whitt Harold Moss, Sr.,” to eternal rest. He was born December 15, 1940 to the late William D. Moss and Mary Lue McGee in Clemson, South Carolina.
Whitt was a 1958 graduate from Blue Ridge High School in Seneca, South Carolina. He joined the military shortly after high school and also attended several Navy schools where he earned quite a few certificates and awards.
Whitt was a Navy Veteran for the United States of America.
His accomplishments are as followed:
1960-1969, he served as the Jet Engine & Aircraft Mechanic.
1969, he was appointed as a Permanent Chief Petty Officer in the Navy.
1969-1978, he was the Supervisor & Quality Assurance Inspector.
1978-1980, he was the Aircraft Maintenance Chief for thirteen (13) Aircrafts.
1980-1990, he served as the Command Master Chief (Human Resources Management) for three different naval activities.
1990- He retired from the military and shortly thereafter he was hired at Walmart as the night stock supervisor in 1992-1997.
On October 1, 1990, Command Master Chief Whitt Harold Moss, Sr., retired with thirty (30) years of service.
Whitt hobbies was auto mechanic, collecting lots of specialty and unique items, ordering from “As seen on TV” items. He treasured eating breakfast with his navy buddies and he also enjoyed watching Sunday football. His favorite team was the Washington Red Skins.
Whitt was married to the late Loretta Burt for 28 years before she passed and had five children.
Tammy M. Moss (Antonio) Hill of Clinton MD, Ronald K. (Eveline) Moss of Anderson SC, Donald R. Moss (deceased) Portsmouth VA, Harriett A. Moss Kittrell and Whitt H. Moss, Jr. of Virginia Beach, VA., seven grandchildren, Camareo J. Banks, Ronald K. Anderson of Clemson SC, Keaira B. Kittrell, Malea L. Moss, Sherman L. Kittrell, III, Mekhi T. Moss of Virginia Beach, VA, Samaria L. Moss of Anderson, SC, four great grandchildren of Florida, one sibling, William F. (Eloise) Morris of Clemson. He leaves fond memories to all his nieces, nephews, cousins, daughter-in-law, brother-in- laws, sister-in-law and friends.
Whitt was preceded in death by his wife, Loretta Burt Moss, his parents, William D. Moss and Mary Lue McGee, his son, Donald R. Moss, two brothers, Leroy (Lizzette) Morris, Horace A. (Jeanette) Morris, two sisters, Ann R. Andrews, Willa Dean Morris, one son-in-law, Sherman L. Kittrell, Sr., and a host of relatives.
Funeral services will be held at Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory, South Chapel on June 09, 2022, at 12:00pm. Visitation with the family will be held one hour before the funeral service.
Burial will be in the Albert G. Horton, Jr., Memorial Veterans Cemetery.