Robert Parken Mosley
Robert Parken Mosley was born on Nov. 27, 1932, in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., to Mary Keay Mosley and William Mosley and he passed away to Glory on Jan. 25, 2010.
Robert Parken Mosley graduated from Coughlin High School in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., in 1950. He joined the United States Air Force during the Korean War and was trained as a medic and a surgical technician. He served in
the USAF at Gary Air Force Base in San Marcos, Texas, until 1959. While in the USAF he met and married Ramona June Hall. They were married for 54 years and four months. Together they raised and loved their darling daughter Marie for 47 years to date.
Robert Parken Mosley graduated from the University of Corpus Christi in May 1961. He was employed by the American Cancer Society from August 1961 to August 1970. While working for the American Cancer Society he served as Assistant Executive Director of the Harris County Crusade. He later became the Executive Director of Bernadillo County, in Albuquerque, N.M.
He was selected Outstanding Personality of the South in 1967. He was selected as Outstanding Young Man of America in 1967 as well. He was commissioned the Law West of the Pecos as a Distinguished American from East of the Pecos who demonstrated true friendship to the Trans-Pecos Country in 1965. He received a Gold Award for his many tireless hours of work for AES in 1962. Robert received recognition for his Youth Work in the Collegiate Civitan in 1969-1970.
He was not through! In 1991 he received his Certification of Licensed for the General Ministry. He had to stop for while for open heart surgery. Then in 1995 he received his Certification of Ordination by the Trinity Baptist Church.
He loved belonging to God.
He is survived by his wife, Ramona J. Mosley; his daughter, Marie Inette Mosley; his brothers-in-law, Tom B. Hall and John Hall and wife, Janette; nephews, Johnny Hall, Billy Mosley and wife, Nancy, and Paul David Mosley and wife; niece, Jennifer Kruppa and husband, Elliott, Kruppa; and sisters, Charlotte Thomas and husband, Billy, and Virginia K. Falzone and husband, Salvatore.
Arrangements with Eeds Funeral Home, Lockhart, Texas.