James Cecil Moseley
James Cecil Moseley, 85, of Little Rock, died Sunday, February 6, 2005. He was born in Decatur, Alabama. Cecil joined the U.S. Army during World War II serving in the European, African, and Middle Eastern Theatres with the Darby Rangers. Sergeant Moseley received the Purple Heart after being wounded, and also received the Bronze Star and four battle stars as a light mortar Crewman. After the war, and a period of recovery from wounds received in the war, he returned to Little Rock in 1946 where he started his career in the heating and air conditioning business, working 19 years for Pfeifer Plumbing and Heating Company. In 1976 he started the Cecil Moseley Air Conditioning and Heating Company, which is still in operation today. He was a member of the Iron Springs Lodge #342, a 32 Degree Mason and a Shriner. He loved being with his family as well as hunting and fishing, and was once served as a Deacon and Elder at First Presbyterian before moving to Westover Hills Presbyterian Church.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Ruth Moseley of Little Rock, one son Jim Moseley and wife Pat of Paron, one daughter Sarah Jane Greubel and husband Gary of Ferndale, two brothers Pete and wife Pat of South Lyon, Michigan, Bob and wife Helen of Redfield, two sisters, Billie Fawcett of Decatur, Alabama, Doris Fortner and husband Farris of Bryant, and 5 grandchildren, Blake, Forrest, and Lisa Moseley, and Nathan and Melissa Greubel, and 2 great-grandchildren, Kaeden and Kylie.
There will be a visitation Tuesday evening from 5 to 7pm at Ruebel Funeral Home. There will be a graveside service Wednesday 10am at Roselawn Cemetery with full military honors, followed by a memorial service at 11am at Westover Hills Presbyterian Church officiated by Reverends James and Debbie Freeman.
Arrangements are under the direction of Ruebel Funeral Home, www.ruebelfuneralhome.com.
Memorials in lieu of flowers should be made to Arkansas Hospice, 2200 Fort Roots Drive, North Little Rock 72114, or The American Parkinson Disease Association, Inc., 2150 Hylan Boulevard Suite 4-B, Staten Island, New York 10305.