Jackie Ray Moore, son of the late Floyd Moore and Dorlus Snider Moore was born in rural Dexter, Mo., on Jan. 26, 1938, and departed this life at his residence in Bernie, Mo., on Dec. 3, 2012, at the age of 74.
Mr. Moore owned and operated Moore's Distributing Company west of Bernie and was a resident of Bernie.
He was united in marriage to Judy Cato in Bernie on Jan. 12, 1979. She survives in their home in Bernie.
Other survivors include one son, Leslie Moore of Bernie; three daughters, Robyn Brown of Atoka, Tenn., Scotty White of Bernie, and Shelly Todd of Dexter; two brothers, Wendell Moore and Larry Moore, both of Bernie; one sister Mary Cryts of Springville, Ill.; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
A memorial service will be held at New Life Pentecostal Church, just south of Bernie on Highway 25, on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, at 11 a.m. Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.