May 14, 1953 - August 10, 2017
DAVID JOSEPH MOAK, SR., AGE 64 and a resident of Franklinton died at 1:30 pm Thursday August 10, 2017 at St. Tammany Parish Hospital. He was a foreman with the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development with 30 years of service. David loved to tinker with things in his garage, mechanic work, carpentry and even small electronics. He liked to take things apart and rebuild them. David loved to drink his coffee and watch old movies or his new favorite show “How It’s Made” on the Discovery channel. He always enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren and he had special place in his heart for his pet German Sheppard Sarah.
Survived by: 3 Daughters and Sons in law: Mandy and Lee Davis, Elizabeth Moak all of Franklinton, Felicia and Chris Forbes of Pine; Son and Daughter in law: David Joseph “Joey” Moak, Jr. and Erin Moak of Franklinton; 7 Grandchildren: Kimberlie Davis, Will Davis, Dalton Forbes, Hailee Forbes, Nickolas Moak, Brailyn Moak, Ashton Deering, Daxton Moak; 2 Brothers and Sisters in law: Nathan and Jill Moak of Bogalusa, Ben Moak of Plano, TX; 3 Sisters and Brothers in law: Cynthia and Art Martinez of Baton Rouge, Sylvia and Paul LaPointe of Jonesboro, GA, Lydia and Mehdi Asgari of Wilmington, NC; Also numerous nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife Earline Smith Moak and parents Percy Moak, Jr. and Julia Gottlieb Moak.
Visitation will be at Crain Funeral Home Sunday August 13th from 10 am until 2 pm. A funeral service will be held at 2 pm Sunday in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Joe Kelly and Eld. Burdette Thomas officiating. Burial will follow in Ellis Cemetery.