Obituary: Garno T. Moore

Wednesday, August 12, 2009

Garno T. Moore, 90, of Lewisburg, died Saturday, Aug. 8, 2009, at NHC-Lewisburg.

Mr. Moore was born in the Caney Springs Community of Marshall County. He was a veteran of World War II, who retired after 40-plus years of service at Genesco and the City of Lewisburg Recreation Center. He was a member of Church Street Church of Christ in Lewisburg.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John Andrew Moore and Ivy Lee Adgent Moore; wife, Nancy R. Moore; brothers, Riley, Archie, Gordon, Jessie, Luther and James Moore; and sister, Mary Louise Moore.

He is survived by his son, Ricky (Margie) Cherry of Lewisburg; brother, Bruce Moore, and sister, Ernestine Richardson, both of the Caney Springs Community; granddaughter, Beth Cherry, and two great-granddaughters, all of Lewisburg.

Funeral services were conducted Monday, Aug. 10, from the chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home, followed by burial in Allen Cemetery at Caney Springs.

Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 201 West Lincoln Street, Tullahoma, TN 37388.

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