She was born in Woodruff, SC and was a daughter of the late Willie and Maudie Rhoades Moore.
Mrs. Messer was retired from Woven Electronics and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Cross Hill.
She is survived by her son, Timothy Messer of Cross Hill; her daughter, Sharon Adams of Cross Hill; her one sister; and her five grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
In addition to her husband she is predeceased by her son, Kenneth Messer, Jr.
A Memorial Service will be held Friday, January 12, 2018 at 1 PM at the Gray Funeral Home Chapel of Clinton. The family will receive friends prior to the service at the funeral home from 12 to 1 PM.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to White Oak Manor Residents Activities, 2555 Kinard Street, Newberry, SC 29108.
Gray Funeral Home of Clinton