He was born Aug. 22, 1949 in Goliad to Leroy Hosey and Lois May Lott.
Survivors include his wife, Lillieve Hosey of Goliad; sons, Amos Hosey Jr. and George Hosey of Goliad; daughter, Cindy Diaz of Goliad; sisters, Marjorie Shaw of Refugio, Beatrice Kay of Victoria, Debra Pete of Pearland, Tamela Johnson of College Station and Sandra Hosey of College Station; brothers, Lee R. Hosey Jr. of Dallas, Kenneth Hosey of Warner Robins, Ga, Wendell Hosey of Pflugerville, William Hosey of Bryan, Chad Shaw of Victoria, Byron Shaw of San Antonio and Arthur Lott of Seattle, Wash.; aunt, Georgia A. Leviston; 16 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his daughter, Wendy Diaz; brothers, Samuel Shaw, Bobby Shaw and James Drane.
A graveside service will be held Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013 at 10 a.m. at Sapenter Cemetery in Goliad with Reverend Darryl Edwards officiating.
Arrangements by Grace Funeral Home of Goliad.