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 Gilbert Oliver “Gib” Moody

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Gilbert Oliver “Gib” Moody

  • Birth 3 Oct 1909 Hampton City, Virginia, USA
  • Death 14 Jul 1990 Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Security, Montgomery County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 9440274

Son of William Oliver Moody and Sadie Angie Fitzgerald Moody

Gilbert and his brother Francis were given up for adoption by their parents who were destitute. Gilbert was sent to foster parents whom he grew to love very much. He left home at age 15 and traveled to New York and Philladelphia. He served in the Army but did not see any combat.

While working in the shipyards in New York City he met and married the daughter of a friend and co-worker Lucy B. Purswell Moody .

Gilbert died in 1990 of a stroke following surgery for mesothelioma lung cancer.

Sec 2, row 11, plot 11

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Stephen Moody
  • Added: 9 Sep 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9440274
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Gilbert Oliver “Gib” Moody (3 Oct 1909–14 Jul 1990), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9440274, citing Morgan Cemetery, Security, Montgomery County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .