Wearing ski masks and brandishing handguns, Mosley and his uncle Ray Don Mosley, entered Katies’ Lounge in Kilgore as night waitress Sandra Cash was closing up for the evening. Ray Don, the first to burst through the door, approached Cash and demanded the money.As Cash slid a box containing money toward Ray Don, he shot her twice. DaRoyce Mosley shot the four customers who were at the lounge, Patricia Colter, Duane Colter, Alvin Waller, and Luva Congleton. All four customers died while Cash’s injuries left her permanently paralyzed from the chest down
. Despite her shock-induced state, Cash still managed to call 9-1-1. During police questioning, Mosley later admitted the shootings. Ray Don Mosley, who had a prior history of theft, trespassing, and interfering with police apprehension, and was on parole at the time of the murders, pleaded guilty to murder and was sentenced to life in prison. Marcus Smith, another accomplice, was given a two-year sentence.
Patricia Slack Colter W / F / 53
Duane R. Colter W / M / 44
Luva Congleton W / F / 68
Alvin “Buddy” Waller W / M / 54