Anna Lucille Johnson Moore
Born: July 8, 1884
Died: February 4, 1958
Funeral Held Tuesday For Mrs. Anna Moore At Baptist Church
Funeral services were held Tuesday at the First Babtist Church for Mrs. Lucille Anna Moore, 74, who passed away at the Dunklin County Memorial Hospital on February 4. Mrs. Moore had been in ill health for several months and had been in the hospital several days before her passing. Her husband died in 1953 and since that time she had been making her home with her children.
Rev. Leroy Madden, pastor of the Babtist Church officiated assisted by Rev. Herman Mizzell of Kennett. Pallbearers were her grandsons Hal Dean Moore, Joe Wayne Moore, Leon Moore, Ira Lee Moore, Terry and Joe Moore.
Honorary pallbearers were Hillis Creed, Leonard Beacham, W.E. Fulbright, Hezzie Highfill, W.A. Vance, C.M. Marlin, and Douglass Montgomery.
Interment was in Oak Ridge cemetery at Kennett, with McDaniel Funeral Service in charge of arrangements.
Anna Lucille Moore was born to Mr. and Mrs. Jim Johnson on July 8, 1884, near Friendship Tennessee and departed this life on February 4, 1958 at the age of 74 years, 6 months and 25 days.
On May 17, 1902, she was united in marriage to Ira Foster Moore who proceeded her in death June 21, 1953. Seven children were born to the union, two of whom Drucy Mae and Irene preceeded their mother in death.
Mrs. Moore was converted at an early age, joining a Baptist Church at Friendship, Tennessee. She became a member of the First Baptist Church of Senath in 1953 and continued there until the time of her death.
Mrs. Moore is survived by one daughter: Mrs. Pascal Beacham, of Caruth, and four sons: Ira and Van of Senath, Edgar of Kennett: and Bill of St. Louis: one sister Mrs. Georgia Hardin of Rector; One half sister, Pascal Doherty, of St. Louis. She is also survived by 13 grandchildren, 4 greatgrandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.