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Memphis Funeral Home

5599 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN

OBITUARY

Robert Lee Moore

July 2, 1927July 31, 2020
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Robert Lee Moore, or to most of his friends Bob or Bobby Moore, 93, of Memphis, TN, passed away at home on July 31st 2020 in Arlington, TN. Funeral services will be held at Memphis Funeral Home, 5599 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38119, Saturday August 8th. Visitation will be from 11:00am to 1:00pm and the service immediately following. Bob was born in Memphis, TN to Robert Hewlett Moore and Helen Bennett Moore on July 2nd 1927. He graduated from Melrose High School in Memphis, TN. Bob married Fannie Z. Currier, “Zukie”, on Feb. 25th 1954 at Eastside Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Memphis, TN. He worked as a self-employed plumber for over 40 years until he retired. Bob was a veteran of World War II and served in the US. Navy. He was a member of the Masons and Scottish Rite for over 50 years. He was an avid University of Memphis Tiger fan and a season ticket holder to both Football and Basketball for many years. He was funny, kind and tender hearted and we will miss him. Bob is preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Helen Bennett Moore, two sisters Sarah Davis and JoAnn Moore and by his beloved wife Zukie. Bob is survived by a son & daughter along with their spouses; William Moore & Steve Hensley, and Gary & Venita Wright; his brother Jimmy Moore; 5 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to Faith Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 3427 Appling Rd., Bartlett TN. 38133.

  • FAMILY

  • Robert Hewlett Moore and Helen Bennett Moore, Parents (deceased)
  • Fannie Z. Currier, “Zukie”, Wife (deceased)
  • Sarah Davis, Sister (deceased)
  • JoAnn Moore, Sister (deceased)
  • William Moore (Steve Hensley), Son
  • Venita Wright (Gary), Daughter
  • Jimmy Moore, Brother
  • (5) Five, Grandchildren
  • (6) Six, Great Grandchildren

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  • DONATIONS

  • Faith Cumberland Presbyterian Church

Services

  • Gathering for Family & Friends

    Saturday, August 8, 2020

  • Memorial Service

    Saturday, August 8, 2020

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Biography

Robert Lee Moore, or to most of his friends Bob or Bobby Moore, 93, of Memphis, TN, passed away at home on July 31st 2020 in Arlington, TN.

Funeral services will be held at Memphis Funeral Home, 5599 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38119, Saturday August 8th. Visitation will be from 11:00am to 1:00pm and the service immediately following.

Bob was born in Memphis, TN to Robert Hewlett Moore and Helen Bennett Moore on July 2nd 1927. He graduated from Melrose High School in Memphis, TN. Bob married Fannie Z. Currier, “Zukie”, on Feb. 25th 1954 at Eastside Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Memphis, TN. He worked as a self-employed plumber for over 40 years until he retired. Bob was a veteran of World War II and served in the US. Navy. He was a member of the Masons and Scottish Rite for over 50 years. He was an avid University of Memphis Tiger fan and a season ticket holder to both Football and Basketball for many years. He was funny, kind and tender hearted and we will miss him.

Bob is preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Helen Bennett Moore, two sisters Sarah Davis and JoAnn Moore and by his beloved wife Zukie.

Bob is survived by a son & daughter along with their spouses; William Moore & Steve Hensley, and Gary & Venita Wright; his brother Jimmy Moore; 5 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to Faith Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 3427 Appling Rd., Bartlett TN. 38133.

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