HEPHZIBAH, Ga. - The sunrise of Johnnie Moore Jr. was May 9, 1936, born to the late Annie Mae Thomas and Johnnie Moore Sr. in Burke County, Georgia. The sun set on his life February 20, 2002. He is survived by a devoted and loving wife, Mrs. Ethel Moore; daughters, Louise Moore, Christine M. (Willie) Fields, Annie Mae (Eric) Bryant, Barbara Ann Moore and Raeshond Moore; sons, Eddie Moore, Johnnie (Betty) Moore, Charles Moore, Alvin Moore, Jessie Moore and William Moore; stepchildren, Lucy Mae Jenkins, John (Betty) Jenkins, Maxine Morgan, Zelda (Mike) Jones; Darlene Morgan and Barington Morgan; sisters, Carrie (Charlie) Green, Daisy Johnson, Mattie Walton, Jackie Moore and Linda Moore; brothers, Jerry Moore, Bill Thomas and Reverend Willie Floyd Jr.; 19 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be 1pm. Tuesday, February 26, 2002, at Kinsey & Walton Chapel, the Reverend Lee Edward Jones officiating. Interment will follow at Mount Olive Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 8 at Kinsey &Walton Funeral Home 3618 Peach Orchard Road; (706) 790-8858.
The Augusta Chronicle February 25, 2002