Funeral service for Mr. James “Jim” Danny Moore, age 67, of the Booneville Community, will be conducted Wednesday, September 2, 2015 at 2 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Booneville Cemetery. Mr. Moore passed away Saturday, August 29, 2015 at Lincoln Medical Center.
Mr. Moore was a native of Fayetteville, the son of the late James E. and Birdie Mae Tucker Moore. He Graduated from Fayetteville Central High School in 1966 and was drafted into the U.S. Army, serving from January of 1968 until 1971. He was a Vietnam veteran and served in Korea. He went to work for Bellsouth on January 3, 1971, was elected to the Executive Board as a representative from 1975 until 1978. He was elected 2nd Vice President in 1978 and elected president in 1981 serving a 3 year term. He ran again and was re-elected in 1984 serving until 1987 before going back to the Elm Hill Pike location of Bellsouth. He left there and went to Brentwood before retiring in 2000.
Mr. Moore is survived by his wife of 47 years Gayla Patterson Moore of the Booneville Community, son Michael Moore of the Booneville Community, sister Dinah Moore Norman of Fayetteville, aunts Mabel Morgan of Nashville, TN, Jean Tucker of Huntsville, AL, uncle Wendell Tucker of Waverly, TN and a host of friends and extended family.
Visitation with the family will be Tuesday, September 1, 2015 from 6 until 8 p.m. and Wednesday, September 2, 2015 from 12 until 2 p.m. at Higgins Funeral Home.
We are so sorry to learn of the passing of Danny. You and the family will be in our thoughts and our prayers in the days and weeks ahead. Danny was such a good and kind guy. May you find strength in the Lord and in your family and friends!
In Christian Love,
Wanda (Wallace) and Bob
We are so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our prayers…
Gayla & Michel,
Were so sorry for your loss,you both our in our prayers. I know he is in a better place, with no suffering. love you both Neda & Gary
I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family will be in my prayers to help ease your grief at such a painful time.
God be with you, Joan
Gayla, so sorry for your loss. Keeping you in thoughts and prayers.
Dear MIKE,So sorry to hear of the passing of your dad.He was a great man and we all loved him.Our hearts are with you and your mom.JIM IS WITH THE LORD NOW AND IS LIVING IN GLORY!!!GOD BLESS YOU MY FRIEND.
Praying for your family. So sorry.
Gayla and Mike:
So sorry to hear about Jim’s passing. You and your family are in my prayers. I pray God bless and keep you in His arms, and may His Holy Spirit cover you during your time of grief.
I am unable to attend visitation or services due to prior commitments, but will be praying that peace be with all you knowing Jim is no longer suffering. Love you both. Doreen.
Gayla, Wade and I are so sorry to hear about Danny. God bless you and your family.
Gayla, You are in my prayers during this hurting time. What a compliment Danny and you were to each other, 47 years together. God Bless.
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family for peace and comfort during this time of loss. He certainly will be missed.
We are so sorry to hear that Danny has passed. Our prayers are with you during this difficult time.
May God grant you comfort in your loss.
You and your family are in my prayers for peace at this time. I knew Danny since elementary school and thought so much of him. You two were such a perfect couple. My sincerest sympathy to you at this time.
Sorry to hear of your loss…prayers to
family and friends.
Dinah and family I am sorry to hear about your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Love Judy Stafford
Gayla….God bless you and your Son…You were so very good to him for all these years …he was so very sick. We all love you and are here for you….Becky
Dinah, I am so sorry for the loss of your brother.I’m praying for you and your family.Love Dean Stacy Sullivan
Gayla, I am so sorry to learn of Danny’s death. Know that you and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
Gayla and family,
So sorry to hear Danny. You are in our prayers for strength during this time of grief.
Our sincerest sympathies,
Judy (Hall) and Robert Strope