Willie Moore

Tuesday, December 14, 2004

CHARLESTON - Willie Finley Moore, 93, died at 8:20 p.m. Dec. 13, 2004, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.

Born Sept. 17, 1911, in Deventer, daughter of the late Cyrus and Sadie Traylor, she was a lifelong resident of Mississippi County and was of the Pentecostal belief.

On Dec. 20, 1930, she married Thomas Byrd Moore who preceded her in death on March 3, 1978.

Survivors include: one son, Kenneth Moore of East Prairie; two daughters, Lamona Jordon of Advance and Karen Wright of Charleston; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson.

Also preceding her in death were two sons, Donald Moore and Bobby Moore; two daughters, Peggy White and Martha Hopper; one brother, Lloyd Traylor; and one sister, Hettie Allene Moore.

Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at McMikle Funeral Home, where services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday.

Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery near Charleston.