Lois Moore, 84 for Mount Vernon died at 10:15 am Jan. 14, 2006,
at Select Specialty Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
She worked for many years as a sales clerk in the Mt. Vernon area
for the Singer Store, Coast to Coast, IGA and Wonder Bread.
Mrs. Moore was born Aug. 31, 1921, in Peeks to Isaac Alexander Ervin
and Lutrecia (Gulley). She married Byron Moore, Feb. 22, 1940;
he preceded her in death Sept. 16, 1978.
Funeral services will be held 2 pm Tuesday at Hughey Funeral Home
in Mt. Vernon. J. Howard Kraps will officiate. Burial will follow
at West Salem Cemetery in Mt. Vernon.
Friends may call from 5 to 7 pm today at Hughey Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon.
Mrs. Moore is survived by a son, Bob Moore and wife Sally Jo of Greenwood, Mich.;
a daughter, Ann Sneed of Dahlgren; four grandchildren, Byron Moore and wife
Deborah of Wilmington, Mike Moore of Wilmington, Lisa Sneed of Mount Vernon
and Lori Lenz of Bluford; Three great-granddaughters, Ashley Lenz,
Amanda Lenz and Emily Kniffen; two great-great-grandchildren, Kelli and
Kerri Moore; a sister, Marie Sadowski and Husband Matt of Philadelphia, Pa;
and several nieces and nephews; including Dean Ervin of Pekin.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and two brothers.
Mrs. Moore was a member of Central Christian Church, Rebekah Lodge,
the Moose Lodge Auxiliary, the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary,
the AMVETS Auxiliary and the American Legion Auxiliary, all of Mt. Vernon
For those who wish, memorials may be give to the West Salem Cemetery or
Central Christian Church and will be accepted at the church or at the
funeral home or may be mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, PO Box 721,
Mount Vernon, Illinois 62864
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home,
where you may call 242-3348 for further information.
January 16, 2006
Mt. Vernon Register News
Submitted by: Kiowana Hayes Ferguson
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