|Birth: ||Oct. 10, 1917|
|Death: ||Aug. 13, 2005|
CLISBY CAREY MOXLEY was born in Casey Creek, Kentucky. He moved to Gainesville in 1955 to take a job at the University of Florida, where he worked until his retirement as professor emeritus in 1984. Carey held a bachelor's degree in agriculture from Berea College and a master's and doctorate from the University of Kentucky. He served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II. He was a member of the Gamma Sigma Delta honor society, American Agricultural Economics Association, Epsilon Sigma Phi extension fraternity and Kentucky Colonels. He was a Mason and an inductee in the Casey County Hall of Fame. He was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church.
Dr. Moxley developed the Crescent Beach Condominium Community, Creston House, and the Tannahill neighborhood in NW Gainesville. He started CAMP (Computer Aided Market Programs) and Tower Travel and Cruises, among many other business ventures.
He is preceded in death by his first wife, Maude Daniels Moxley. Survivors include his wife Joan Tannehill Moxley of Gainesville; sons, James E. Moxley of Fairport, NY and Robert E. Moxley and David C. Moxley of Gainesville; a daughter, Laura Moxley Quilici of Austin, Texas; sisters Kate Carpenter of Forest, VA, and Evangeline Burton of Trafalgar, IN; a brother, Olvest Moxley of Taylorsville, IN; and two granddaughters.
Created by: Vera Mikell Sodek
Record added: Nov 19, 2008
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