Gloria Fern Moss Whitworth, 75
Gloria Fern Moss Whitworth, 75, of Polson, Montana, formerly of Blackfoot, Idaho passed away Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at Providence St. Joseph Medical Center in Polson, Montana.
Gloria was born October 11, 1937 in St. Ignatius, Montana to Henry Moss and Elsie Truchot. She attended school in St. Ignatius, Montana and Fort Hall, Idaho. She lived different places in Montana and Idaho, spending the last three years in Polson.
In 1953 Gloria married Gene Whitworth. They were later divorced.
She worked as a cook at the State Hospital in Blackfoot, Idaho. In her free time she enjoyed fishing, sewing, painting and gardening. She was a very accomplished artist. She loved spending time with her family and taking her grandchildren fishing.
Gloria is survived by her children, Roxanne Whitworth of Arlee, Montana, J.R. (Ginger) Whitworth of Thomas, Idaho, Danny (Robin) Whitworth of Rexburg, Idaho, Wanda (Bryon) Whitworth of Polson, Montana and Tina Whitworth of Idaho Falls, Idaho; sister, Marilyn (John) Woods of Blackfoot, Idaho; 23 grandchildren; and 30 great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents; son, Kelly Whitworth; brothers, John Moss, Jim Moss, Thomas Moss, George Moss and Frank Moss; sister, Mickey Wadsworth; and granddaughter, Deanna Whitworth.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, February 18, 2013 at Hawker Funeral Home, 132 South Shilling Avenue in Blackfoot. Family will meet with friends and family from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Hawker Funeral Home and for one hour prior to services. Interment will follow at the Riverside-Thomas Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at firstname.lastname@example.org.