He was the son of the late Carrie Cheek Moore and Claude Moore, whom he dearly loved. He was also preceded in death by his son, Bruce Edward Moore.
He was retired from Maytag. He was a member of Ridgeview Baptist Church.
Survivors include his children: Jeff Moore and his wife, Cindy, Paula Woodward and her husband, Paul, Cheryl Case and her husband, Allan, and Diane Tanksley and her husband, Marvin; his grandchildren: Brandon and Jamie Tanksley, Matthew Woodward, and Josh and Jessie Moore, and Tommy Cisco; his great-grandchildren: Robert and Katie Tanksley, Trenton and Taya Cisco and Terrgan and Emma Shirley; his sisters: Lorine Casson, Zulla Hall and her husband, Cecil, Pat Casson and her husband, Alfred, Brenda Auberry and her husband, Gary, and Sharon King and her husband, Joe; his brothers: Harold Moore and Don Moore; and several nieces and nephews.
The Remembrance of Life memorial service will be conducted at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, 2011, from the Wildwood Chapel of the Jim Rush Funeral Homes with the Rev. Buddy Brewer officiating.
The family requests memorials be made to Hospice of Chattanooga, Keith Street Cleveland or to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, www.StJude.org.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
The memorial book may be viewed and signed at www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com.