Sgt. Kevin Moseby, 28, of Fayetteville, North Carolina, formerly of Parkdale, Arkansas, died Sunday, March 18, 2012 at his residence in Fayetteville, North Carolina.
Sgt. Moseby was a native of Lake Village and was raised in Parkdale. He was a graduate of Hamburg High School where he was a basketball.
He joined the United States Army in 2006 and was stationed in South Carolina, Virginia, Germany and finally at at Fort Bragg North Carolina. He was deployed to Iraq from April 2008 to May 2009 and Afghanistan from July 2010 to July 2011.
Sgt. Moseby was awarded the NATO Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal and National Defense Service Medal. He was a petroleum handler for the United States Army, a member of the United States Army Basketball Team and a member of the Union Baptist Church in Parkdale. He will be remembered as always being happy and always having a smile on his face.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Otha Moseby; his great-grandmother, Beulah Moseby and three uncles, Otis, Steven and Cleveland Moseby.
He is survived by four sons, Kevion Moseby of Little Rock, Jaheim Moseby of Monticello, Kaden Moseby of Wilmot and DeAndre Moseby of LaVernia, Texas; his mother, Denise Moseby of Monticello; his stepfather, Price Hamilton, Jr., of Parkdale; his father, Martimer Campbell of Chicago, Illinois; four brothers, Demengo Coleman of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Martese Caldwell of Parkdale, LeDarren Hamilton of Monticello and Jackson Campbell of Crete, Illinois; five sisters, Denisha Hamilton and Takela Hamilton both of Monticello; Robin Campbell of Crete, Illinois, Clarissa Caldwell of Parkdale and Sade Coleman of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; his grandparents, Verlean Campbell of Chicago, Illinois; Albert Campbell and Melba Rhone both of Parkdale; his great-grandmother, Ada Rhone of Hamburg and a host of aunts, uncles other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 26, at 11 a.m. at the First Baptist Church of Hamburg. Burial with full military honors will be held at the Zion Hill Cemetery outside of Parkdale.
Pallbearers will be the United States Army Honor Guard from Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Honorary pallbearers are Orlando Wilson and Jonathan Williams.