Mr. Moore died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, at his residence.
Born Oct. 5, 1923, in Stephens County, he was a son of the late Lee and Annie Carpenter Moore. He was married to the late Zora Mae Cragg Moore for 57 years. In addition to his parents and his wife, he was also preceded in death by brothers, Coy and Ferd Moore; and sister, Clara Lee Cheek.
Mr. Moore was the owner and operator of B&C Cleaners for 32 years. He was a member of Hazel Creek Baptist Church and enjoyed cattle farming and flying.
Survivors include his daughter, Grace Moore of Mt. Airy; son and daughter-in-law, Dale and Jennifer Moore of Mt. Airy; sister, Jo Ann Tatum of Cleveland; sister and brother-in-law, Edna and Edward Whitworth of Toccoa; brother and sister-in-law, Randall and Jeanette Moore of Toccoa, Jerry and Linda Moore of Toccoa; sisters-in-law, Magdalene McConnell of Mt. Airy; brother-in-law and spouse, Andrew and Geraldine Cragg of Starke, Fla.; grandchildren, Kevin Kochis and Skye Moore; and great-grandchildren, Madison Kochis, Ashlyn VanNorstran and Briana VanNorstran.
Memorials be made to Hazel Creek Baptist Church Benevolence Fund, 243 Hazel Creek Church Road, Mt. Airy, GA 30563.
An online guest register is available and may be viewed at mcgaheegriffinandstewart.com.
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, was in charge of arrangements.
The Northeast Georgian
November 7, 2012