Kirby Leon Mosby
1934 ~ 2016
1934 ~ 2016
In profound sadness, we the staff at Veasley Funeral Home & Cremations, Inc want to express our sincere condolences to the Mosby family. Kirby's earthly temple is now resting in the care of Veasley Funeral Home. Revelation 21:4 says, "And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be anymore pain, for the former things are passed away." Be assured that in the days ahead, you will surely gain strength from the memories of
Kirby "Leon" Mosby was born November 2, 1934 in Conway, Arkansas to the late Henry and Hazel Price Mosby. He was the fourth child to this union.
He professed a belief in Christ at an early age and was a member of Sinia Church of God in Christ. After moving to Tulsa, Oklahoma he became a member of 1st Baptist Church of North Tulsa. "Leon" also serviced in the United States Army and was a devoted father, grandfather, brother and friend.
He departed this life on Sunday, April 2, 2016 at Hillcrest Hospital in Tulsa, Oklahoma after a brief illness. Leon had one daughter, Shontell Renee Mosby; three brothers, Wardell, John and Jerry Mosby; one sister, Billy Jean Mosby who all preceded him in death.
He leaves to cherish his memories, one son, Victor (Tasha) Grimes of Tulsa, Oklahoma; one brother, Jacob (Mary Ann) Mosby of Conway, Arkansas; three sisters, Barbara (Lee) Maltbia and Joyce Haynes both of Conway, Arkansas and Donna (Limmie) Ferguson of McKinney, Texas; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one uncle; one aunt and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins and friends.
Visitation will be held Friday, April 8, 2016 from 6pm-7pm at Veasley Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be held Saturday, April 9, 2016, 11:00am at True Holiness Saints Center, 198 Hwy 286 East, Conway, Arkansas.