William “Bill” Moore, Unicoi, born May 7, 1934 passed away peacefully Saturday, April 26, 2014 at his home, following a lengthy battle with cancer.
He was a native of Limestone Cove, where he had lived most of his life. Mr. Moore was a son of the late Walter A. Moore Sr. and Etta Davis Moore Hamm.
Mr. Moore retired from Hoover Ball Bearing in Erwin. He was a veteran, having served his country in the U.S. Air Force. Mr. Moore was of the Christian faith.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his step-father, Fields Houston Hamm; and a brother, Walter A. Moore Jr.
Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Edith Marie Campbell Moore; three sons, Richard Moore and wife, Sharon, of Elon, NC, Michael Moore and wife, Lynn, of Unicoi and Jeffrey Moore and wife, Adrienne, of Kingsport; five grandchildren, Joshua Moore, Jason Moore and wife, Jenny, Christopher Moore and wife, Terah, Sarah Moore and Jennifer Whitfield; two great-grandsons, Cameron and Ryan Moore; two great-granddaughters, Amy and Grace Whitfield; a brother, Clyde Moore and wife, Eva, of Hampton; also several nieces, nephews and cousins.
The family would like to offer special thanks to the staff of the James H. Quillen V.A. Hospital and the Mountain States Hospice Group for the special care they provided.
At Mr. Moore’s request he is to be cremated and no services held.
Condolences may be made online at www.wadugger.com.
Woodall-Anderson and Dugger Funeral Home, 108 W. Watauga Avenue, Johnson City is serving the Moore family. 423-928-2245