James A. Moore, 73 of Timpson

James A. Moore, 73, of Timpson, passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2018, in Timpson.

 

Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friday, June 15, 2018, at Windham Civic Center in Center.  Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, June 16, 2018, at Windham Civic Center in Center with Bro. Ronnie Sowell officiating.  Interment will follow at Blair Cemetery in Timpson.

 

Mr. Moore was born September 28, 1944, in Rusk County, to James “Pete” Carney Moore and Jessie Fryman Moore.  He retired from The Texas Department of Public Safety.  Mr. Moore was a member of the Texas State Trooper’s Association and Good Hope Baptist Church.  His hobbies included fishing and hunting with family and being outdoors with his dogs.

 

He is survived by

Wife: Joyce Moore of Timpson

 

Children:

Christy Moore of Michigan

Jerrald Moore of Nacogdoches

Terrie Elliott and husband, James, of Center

Mary Moore and Blake Pritchard of Dallas

James M. Moore and wife, Stephanie, of Timpson

 

Grandchildren:

Christopher Wiggs

Kristin Moore

Hannah Hillier

Skye Hillier

Zachary Hutchins

Kailie Moore

Liza Kay

Kamryn Moore

Emilee Elliott

 

Great Grandchildren:

Eli Hutchins

Piper Moore

Kase Kay

Maddix Wilson

Sillow Sadler

 

Sisters-in-law:

Samantha Sammons of Timpson

Janan Ross of Center

 

Aunt: Joan Baldwin and husband, Mike, of Center

 

Numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives

 

A host of friends

 

Preceded in death by

Parents: James “Pete” Carney Moore and Jessie Fryman Moore

Brother: Charles Moore

Sister: Rosalee Dempsey

 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to ALS Association Texas Chapter at www.alstexas.org

 

Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com