CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. — John Moses, 90, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Mounds, Ill., died Thursday at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau.
He owned John’s Mart in Cairo, Ill., and Moses Farms in Mounds before his retirement. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Mound City and was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Pacific Theatre with the U.S. Marine Corps.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn; one son, John Pat Moses; two sisters; four brothers; and one granddaughter.
He is survived by three daughters, Sherry Miller of Mounds, Teresa Moses of Kialua-Kona, Hawaii, and Ann Rolwing of Charleston; two sons, Lufkin Moses of Sweetwater, Texas, and Adrian Moses of Gilbert, Iowa; eight grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with the Rev. Chris Mujule officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery with military honors. Friends may call after 6 p.m. today at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo.