November 1, 2012

Earnest Eugene Moore

Retired factory worker from Phoenix

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. — Earnest Eugene Moore, 81, of London, Ky., passed from this life on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, at St. Joseph London, after a long battle with his health.  

Born May 24, 1931 in Laurel County, he was the son of the late Theo and Mae Delph Moore.  

On Feb. 5, 1959, he was united in marriage to his wife of 50 years, Nellie Rose Hammons Moore, who preceded him in death.  In addition to his parents and his wife, he is also preceded in death by his sister, Bessie Akins and his brother, James H. Moore.

He is survived by four children, Debra Jean Moore, Richard Theo Moore and wife, Reese, Johnny Wayne Moore and Connie Sue Moore Ellison and husband, Bill, all of London; four grandchildren, Rebecca Mae Ellison, Amanda Hope Ellison, Johnny Eugene Moore and Jesse Allen Moore, all of London.  Other survivors include a brother, Tilford Moore and wife, Mary Ann; asister, Betty Moore Collins all of Waterford, Mich,;  a sister-in-law, Oma Lee Moore of London; and a host of nephews and nieces, cousins and friends, who were all so dear to him.

He was a retired factory worker from Phoenix Manufacturing and a farmer.  He was a member of Slate Hill Baptist church, but during his years following his stroke, he was home bound and unable to attend. But, he had many churches praying for him at home.

Funeral services were conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, in the chapel at Bowling Funeral Home with Vernon Jarvis, Dallas Riggs and Tilford Moore officiating.  

Burial followed in Slate Hill Cemetery in Laurel County.

The family received friends at Bowling Funeral Home after 6 p.m. Friday.

Pallbearers were Bobby Fowler, Roger Lambert, Anthony Sullivan, Johnny Eugene Moore, Michael Lambert, and Jesse Moore.

Honorary pallbearers were Delbert Robinson, Sonny Krahenbuhl, Coleman Delph and Loman Gregory.

Text Only
  • Darrell Duane Kirkman

    Darrell Duane Kirkman, 56, Elon, N.C., went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 22, 2014.  


    July 28, 2014

  • Henderson Clayton Wyrick

    Henderson Clayton Wyrick, 82, Indianapolis, Ind., formerly of Laurel County, Ky., passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014.


    July 28, 2014

  • Fred Fountain Watkins Jr.

    Fred Fountain Watkins Jr., 87, Stanton, Ky., passed away Sunday, Aug. 20, 2014.


    July 28, 2014

  • Bettie Delena Bradley

    Bettie Delena Bradley, 77, Indianapolis, Ind., formerly of Laurel County, Ky., passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014, at the Sidney & Lois Eskenazi Hospital. 


    July 28, 2014

  • Jill Leann Sizemore Harrell

    Jill Leann Sizemore Harrell, 42, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014.


    July 28, 2014

  • Gladys Eileen McWhorter

    Gladys Eileen McWhorter, 84, of Hamilton, Ohio, passed away Saturday, July 12, 2014.


    July 28, 2014

  • Charles Ray Hubbard

    Charles Ray Hubbard, 49, Club Valley Estates Road, London, Ky., passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014, at the UK Medical Center, Lexington, Ky.

    July 25, 2014

  • Colleen Herndon Colleen Herndon

    Colleen Herndon, age 84, a longtime resident of London, KY, passed away at her home on May 13, 2014.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • James Vernon Whicker

    James Vernon Whicker, 74, died Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Wells Hospice Care Center in Hazard.


    July 23, 2014

  • John ‘Jay’ Wiseman Crowder

    John “Jay” Wiseman Crowder, 84, went home to be with the Lord, July, 14 2014. 


    July 21, 2014

AP Video
Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide

Now that school is out, what are your family’s summer vacation plans?

A. No major plans. We will probably hang out around Laurel County.
B. Going to the beach!
C. Kentucky has a lot of wonderful state parks, and we plan to visit a few and enjoy quality family time.
     View Results