Pamela Moore Messick, 62, of St. Simons Island, GA peacefully passed away Wednesday October 27, 2010 at the Hospice of the Golden Isles in Brunswick, GA. A memorial service will be held at 2 pm, Saturday, November 6, 2010 at Christ Church, 6329 Frederica Rd, St. Simons Island, GA, with the Reverend Deacon Becki Rowell officiating. Mrs. Messick was born July 22, 1948 in Columbus, GA to the late Frank Moore and the late Betty Phillips Baty. She has been a resident of St. Simons Island since 2004. Mrs. Messick was a school secretary for 22 years at Head Elementary School and another six years at the Board of Education in Gwinnett County. She was also a member of the Snellville United Methodist Church. Mrs. Messick enjoyed spending quality time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She also enjoyed traveling, shopping, reading, and spending time at the beach. In addition to Mrs. Messick's parents she is preceded in death by her grandparents Ethel Swan Phillips and Reverend A. L. Phillips of Atlanta, GA and Mila Beall Moore and Frank Moore of Columbus, GA. Survivors include husband Ken Messick of St. Simons Island, GA., two sons Allen Messick and wife Wendy of Williamstown, KY., and Chris Messick and wife Heidi of Big Sky, MT., and four grandchildren Danielle Messick, Ashley Edge, Caitlyn Messick, and Haley Messick. Family request in lieu of flowers memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society, 3011 Hampton Ave., Suite 361, Brunswick, GA, 31520 or the Hospice of the Golden Isles, 1692 Glynco Parkway, Brunswick, GA 31525. Arrangements are entrusted to Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home and Oglethorpe Crematorium ( www.edomillerandsons.com ) in Brunswick, GA.