February 24, 1938 – November 1, 2013
Ned E. Bussey, age 75 of Moulton, Iowa, died on Friday, November 1, 2013 at Centerville Nursing & Rehab Center in Centerville, Iowa. He was born on February 24, 1938 in Linn County near Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He was adopted by Francis J. and Mabel L. (Lasley) shortly after his birth. He graduated from the Davis County High School in 1958 and had a Superior Attendance record.
In 1975, Mr. Jack Crawford hired Ned to work at the Moulton Locker where he taught him the trade and became a valuable asset them. He worked for the Locker for over 30 years before retiring. Ned was seen putting out the stop signs for the Moulton School every morning and afternoon. He enjoyed being on his CB and listening to the scanner. He liked to participate in all community and church activities in and around Moulton. Once he met you, Ned never forgot you, he was a true people person. A special thank-you goes out to the Moulton Christian Church, and their traveling singing group as well as the Moulton Cross lines Center and the Randy Welch Family for including Ned in many activities.
In death, Ned rejoins his parents, Francis Bussey on August 12, 1978 and Mabel Bussey on February 21, 1981.
He is survived by: many, many friends in the Moulton Community.
Funeral services will be held at 2 pm, Sunday, November 3, 2013 at the Schmidt Family Funeral Home in Moulton, Iowa with Rev. Reg Higginbottom officiating. Burial will follow in the IOOF Cemetery in Bloomfield, Iowa. Visitation will be held on Sunday from 12 pm until the time of services at the funeral home.
Memorials can be made to the Moulton Christian Church and can be left or mailed to the funeral home. The Schmidt Family Funeral Home of Moulton, Iowa has been entrusted with caring for Mr. Bussey and condolences can be sent at: schmidtfamilyfuneralhome.comInformation provided by: Schmidt Family Funeral Home 501 North 18th Street Centerville, Iowa 52544 641.856.8661 www.schmidtfamilyfuneralhome.com