James Emmett Moody, 86, of Wetumpka passed away Thursday, March 21, 2019 at his home. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. till 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 30, 2019 at Lawrence Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with OD Bowling officiating. Burial will be in Moody Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Lura Ann Moody; children, Rena C. Grubbs (Bernie), Timothy Moody (Jo), Samuel G. Moody (Carrie), and Jonathan Moody (Niki); step children, Charles Wesley Woodard and Lisa Gail Mosley; 18 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; and four sisters, Marie Brazel, Helen Waters, Joyce Rojem, Sandra Whatley.
James was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Jonas Grady Moody, Sr.; and sons, James Emmett Moody, Jr. and Daniel Sherman Moody.
Pallbearers will be his grandsons.
The family extends special thanks to his caretakers, Beverly and Vince.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to American Stroke Foundation.