Jack D. Moore, 87, of Corpus Christi passed away on April 22, 2011. He was born on Feb. 4, 1924 in Dallas to Otis and Elsie Bradshaw Moore.
He served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II in the Pacific Area and was honorably discharged as a corporal in December 1945. Jack married Emily C. Renneberg on April 30, 1948 in Corpus Christi, and moved to the Annaville area in 1953. He retired from PPG Industries in 1979 after 32 years of service. His interests included chess, bridge and remote controlled airplanes.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Dale Moore; two sisters; two brothers; and his wife, Emily, his lifelong companion for over 62 years.
Moore is survived by his daughters, Sherry (Bryan) Courtney of Corpus Christi, and Beverly (Jay) Cooper of Katy; son, Stephen Moore of Corpus Christi; sisters Maxine Roach of Corpus Christi, and Dorris (Cotton) Roeber of Longview; grandchildren, Jody Badum and James Badum, both of Austin, Janet Cooper and Jess Cooper, both of Katy.
Funeral services were conducted on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at 10 a.m. at the Grace United Methodist Church with Rev. Mark Montgomery officiating. Interment followed in Seaside Memorial Park.
Sawyer-George Funeral Home