Born Aug. 20, 1914, in Fairdealing, Mo., son of the late Lawrence McDonald "Mack" and Annabel King Moore, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in WWII, a farmer and a highway construction worker. He was a member of the Malden Church of Christ.
On Oct. 12, 1940, in Piggott, Ark., he married Violet Hortense Dement.
Survivors include three daughters, Peggy Mitchell and husband, W.J., of Memphis, Tenn., June Thompson and husband, Larry, of Campbell and Carolyn Reaves and husband, Bo, of Malden; three sisters, Berniece Cadenhead, of Pevely, Mo., Louise Coleman, of Fenton, Mo., and Vivian Stokes, of Gideon, Mo.; three grandchildren, Jane Mitchell, Damon Thompson and Justin Reaves and four great-grandchildren, Alexandra and Zach Hassan and Hailey and Katy Thompson.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Jack Moore.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. today, Tuesday, March 15, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel in Campbell with David McElwain, Rick Meadows and C.O. Evans officiating.
Burial was in the Woodlawn Cemetery-Landess Addition at Campbell.