Loran Earl Moore, 96, of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, July 20, 2008, at his residence.
Born March 5, 1912, in Diehlstadt, Mo., son of the late Samuel Blanton and Anna Earl Holland Moore, he was a member of the Full Gospel House of God in Malden.
On Jan. 10, 1935, in Lilbourn, Mo., he married Bessie Mae Rhodes, who preceded him in death. He married Frances Lucille Dees Waldron, in Nov. 13, 1995, in Malden, who survives.
Survivors also include one son, Lloyd Moore, of Forrest City, Ark.; two daughters, Brenda Fitzpatrick, of Kansas City, Mo., and Linda Lemings, of Malden; two step-sons, Rev. Ray Fowler and wife, Linda, and Jerry Fowler, all of Malden; two step-daughters, Leva Pedigo and husband, Macky, of Baldwyn, Miss., and Janie Frenger and husband, Harold, of Elkhart, Ind.; one sister, Lavern Smith, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one step-daughter, Carolyn Woodard and one step-son, William Boney Fowler.
Visitation will begin at 6 p.m., Wednesday, July 23, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, July 24, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ray Fowler officiating.
Burial will follow in the Memorial Park Cemetery at Malden.