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Melton Alvin DeMoss
1943 - 2013

Melton Alvin DeMoss Sr., 69, of Wichita Falls, passed away on Friday, May 10, in Wichita Falls.

Funeral services were held Monday at the Davis Funeral Home Chapel in Henrietta with Pastor Michael Strahan with Cross Road Worship Center in Wichita Falls officiating and David Perkins of Rowlett, assisting. Mr. DeMoss was born on Dec. 12, 1943 in Decatur, to Clyde and Nora Mae (Schribe) DeMoss. Mr. DeMoss married Frances Thomas on Nov. 24, 1995 in Wichita Falls. He worked for the Texas Highway Department 28 years, was a Maintenance Technician five years and was an Associate Pastor at the Eagles Nest Ministries.

Survivors include his wife, Frances DeMoss of Wichita Falls; a daughter, Angela Kafer of Boyd; five sons, Melton “Bud” DeMoss and Joshua DeMoss, both of Wichita Falls, Eddie Givins of Thornberry, Ernie Givins of Iowa Park, and Robert Cox of Marysville, CA.; six brothers, Clifford DeMoss of Ringgold, Gene DeMoss of Sunset, Wade DeMoss and Melvin DeMoss, Ray DeMoss, all of Bowie, and Richard DeMoss of Wichita Falls; four sisters, Bea Pitchman of Saginaw, Joyce Swaggert of Saginaw, Faye Pittman of Bowie, and Nelda Hamilton of Ringgold; 12 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggest memorials be made to Hospice of Wichita Falls, Texas at PO Box 4804, Wichita Falls, Texas 76308.

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