Born: June 17, 1927
Died: August 22, 2014
A resident of Roseland, she died at 11:29 a.m. on Friday, August 22, 2014 at her home. She was born June 17, 1927 in Hillsdale and was 87 years of age. Survived by her 2 daughters, Deborah M. Rowdon, Calhoun, LA and Frankie M. Fontenot, Houston, TX; sister, Virginia Thigpen, Greensburg and a brother, Louis A. Martin, Sr., of Elizabeth, W. VA., 7 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren. Preceded in death by husband, Cleo J. Moore, Jr.; daughter, Judy M. Hammons; son, Cleo J. Moore, III; parents, Ethel and Effie Miller Martin; 2 sisters, Mary Jean Corkern and Effie Levern Martin; 3 brothers, Luther, Lee, and Ervin Martin. Visitation at First Baptist Church, Roseland, from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. on Tuesday and from 8 a.m. until religious services at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, August 27, 2014. Interment Arcola-Roseland Cemetery, Roseland. McKneely Funeral Home, Amite, in charge of arrangements. For an online guestbook, visit http://www.mckneelys.com.