L.W. Moore (THOMSON, Ga.)

THOMSON, Ga. - Mr. L.W. (Lewis Walter) Moore, 84, beloved husband of Mrs. Helen Perdue Moore of 64 years, died Friday, October 9, 2009, at his residence. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, October 12, 2009 in the First Baptist Church of Thomson with Dr. Jim Ramsey officiating. Burial will be in Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens, with Navy Honors. Mr. Moore will lie in state from 1p.m. to 2 p.m. Mr. Moore was born in Harlem G.A., but lived in Thomson for many years. He retired from Georgia Power Co. after 42 years of service, and worked for Thomson Co. He was a member of Thomson First Baptist Church, where he taught the L.W. Moore Sunday School Class. He was a member of the Thomson Lions Club, a past Commander of the V.F.W. and a past Boy Scout leader of pack 398. He graduated from Thomson High School class of 1942, where he played Varsity football. Mr. Moore was preceded in death by his brother, Forest Moody Moore Jr. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Helen Perdue Moore, Thomson; his daughter, Lynn (Damon) Howard Davis, Thomson; his son, L. Dewayne Moore, Warner Robins; a brother, Jack H. Moore, Thomson; his grandchildren, Brandon Howard & Ivy Land, and a great-granddaughter, Summer Land, a step-granddaughter, Sylanne Davis and several neices & nephews. Pallbearer will be Wayne Reese, Steve Perdue, Clay Walden, Ed Maxwell, Gary Moore and Joey Perdue. Honorary Pallbearers will be past & present members of the L.W. Moore Sunday School Class and Past & Present employees of the Georgia Power Company. In Lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to the Youth Scholarship Fund, Thursday Ministries or the Hospitality Committee all of Thomson First Baptist Church. Friends may call at the residence or at the Curtis Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday afternoon at the Curtis Funeral Home. You may sign the online guestbook at www.curtisfuneralhome.com . Curtis Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-October 11, 2009