Dorlus May Moore, daughter of the late John T. Snider and Emma Lee Clifft Snider, was born on March 16, 1917, at Malden and died in the Malden Nursing Center on Dec. 30, 2004, at the age of 87.
Mrs. Moore was a member of the Bernie General Baptist Church, had worked as a cook in the Bernie Public Schools until her retirement and was a resident of Bernie.
She was united in marriage to Floyd Rudolph Moore on June 15, 1934. He preceded her in death on Oct. 3, 1996.
Survivors include three sons, Wendel Moore, Jack Moore and Larry Moore, all of Bernie; one daughter, Mary Crites of Springfield, Ill.; two brothers, Pete Snider of Dexter and Glen Snider of Georgia; one sister, Betty Irvin of Dexter; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-granchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and two brothers, Cliff Snider and Edward Snider.
Visitation was held from 5-8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 1, 2005, at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 2, 2005, with Rev. Steve Fitzpatrick officiating.
Interment will follow in the Smith-Stevenson Cemetery in rural Dexter.