John Ralph Moore, age 77, of Cripple Creek, and formerly of Dublin, passed away Friday, Aug. 16, 2013. He was born March 31, 1936, in Cripple Creek, the son of the late Harry Reed and Florence Shockley Moore.
He was retired from Volvo, a member of Crockett’s Chapel United Methodist Church, and a member of the Civitan Club.
Moore was preceded in death by his wife, Faye Lyons Moore; a sister, Kathleen Tomlinson, and two brothers, Harry Moore Jr. and Owen Moore.
He is survived by his son, John M. Moore and sister, Sarah Moore Grimes, of Cripple Creek; several nieces and nephews, and a host of family and friends.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Aug. 20, at 11 a.m. at Crockett’s Chapel United Methodist Church. A graveside service will follow at 2:30 p.m. at the Newbern Cemetery in Dublin.
The family will receive friends Monday from 6 until 8 p.m. at Barnett Funeral Home, Wytheville. In Lieu of flowers, the family suggests that those who prefer may make memorial donations to Saint Peter’s Lutheran Church Cemetery Fund, in care of Dana Pack, 167 Jonas Town Rd., Cripple Creek, VA 24322.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at HighlandFuneralService.com.
Barnett Funeral Home, Wytheville, is serving the Moore Family.