William Dee Moore, Sr.

Monday, July 17, 2017

William Dee Moore, Sr., 83, of Rector, Ark., passed away July 13, 2017 at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark.

Mr. Moore was a service station owner and mechanic. He served in the U.S. Army and was a member of VFW Paper-Poyner Post. He was of the Church of Christ Faith.

On Aug. 12, 1955, he married Glenda Marie (Williams) Moore, and she survives.

Other survivors include his children, W. D. Moore, Jr. of Jonesboro, Linda Marie Barger of Ozark, Mo., along with Walter Eugene Moore and Barbara Ann Smith both of Rector; a sister, Norma Glass of Lamar, Miss.; grandchildren Cassidy Moore Boyd, Jared Barger, Abbey Barger, Courtney Smith, Bridget Moore and Chelsea Mason; and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Virgil and Ardell Moore; a sister, Shirley Guthrie, and brothers Walter and Randal Moore.

A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. on Saturday July 15, at Ermert Funeral Home in Corning with Alvin Leach officiating. Burial was in Hite Cemetery in Biggers.

Memorials may be made to Paragould Children’s Homes, 5515 Walcott Road, Paragould, Ark., 72450.

Online condolences: www.ermertfuneralhome.com