Moody was born in Iowa. By the age of 22, he had married Jeanie Moody. In December 1941, Moody's plane was shot down by Japanese soldiers shortly after he left Clark Air Base. He was recorded as missing in action. (PROSE: Happily Ever After Is a High-Risk Strategy)
Moody was resurrected in the City of the Saved. (PROSE: Akroates) At first, he tried to keep his widowed wife out of his thoughts by trying a variety of hands-on jobs, but he eventually decided to find her. Moody contacted Jeanie and started living with her. For a time, they were happy together, but Jeanie came to realise that she didn't love Moody and he returned to a solitary life.
After hitchhiking with Cranzfraction and Theo Possible, Moody met and fell in love with Helen of Troy. (PROSE: Happily Ever After Is a High-Risk Strategy) Their relationship became a marriage that lasted until the City of the Saved Civil War. (PROSE: Apocalypse Day)