THOMSON, Ga. - Mr. James Harold 'Jack' Moore, 82, of Rousseau Creek Rd. entered into rest March 28, 2010. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 P.M., Wednesday, March 31, 2010 at Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens with Steve Atchley officiating. Pallbearers will be: Jimmy Carter, Tim Lewis, Winnard Chalker, Dexter Lovins, Wendell Amerson and Ron Haley. Mr. Moore was born in Harlem, Georgia but lived in Thomson, Georgia most of his life. He was the son of the late Forest M. Moore, Sr. and the late Annie Frances Smith Moore. Mr. Moore served in the U.S. Navy during WW II as a Yeoman Third Class. He was a punter for the U. S. Navy Football Team and the University of Georgia Football Team during the late 40's. He also retired from Bellsouth with 33 years of service. Mr. Moore was a member of Second Baptist Church. Survivors include his daughter, Lynda Moore Fowler of Martinez, Georgia; son, Gary Moore and wife Louise of Thomson, Georgia and two grandchildren, Ryan Price and Jamey Moore. Friends may call at the residence of Gary and Louise Moore 1523 Ridge Road, Thomson, Georgia or from 6 until 8 pm Tuesday at the funeral home. Please visit www.beggsfuneralhome.net to sign the family's personal guestbook. Beggs Funeral Home, 799 Cobbham Road, Thomson, GA. 30824. (706) 595-4100.
The Augusta Chronicle-March 30, 2010