Posted: Thursday, April 8, 2010 11:51 am
The Messenger, April 8, 2010
Jeanette (Moore) Bishop, 79, of Union City died April 7, 2010, at her home.
Graveside services are planned for 2 p.m. Saturday at East View Cemetery, with the Rev. Richard Dickerson officiating.
Friends may call at White-Ranson Funeral Home from noon until time to go to the cemetery Saturday.
The family requests that memorials be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.
She was born March 28, 1931, in Jackson, daughter of the late Wilkes and Sarah (Lambert) Moore. She married Edmund Bishop June 10, 1951. He died in November 1999.
She was a homemaker and a member of Union City First Baptist Church and the Sanctuary Sunday School Class. She had also been a member of the JK Woman’s Missionary Union circle and had been the homebound director at the church, as well as a Vacation Bible School and a pre-school Sunday school teacher at the church.
She is survived by four daughters and sons-in-law, Cynthia and Gary Pass of Kennesaw, Ga., Jennifer and John Taylor of Chesterfield, Va., Camille and Mike Mobbs of Union City and Angela and Baxter Swift of Lebanon, Ill.; five grandchildren, Brent Mobbs of Union City, Adams Mobbs of Troy, Mike Taylor of Chesterfield, Taylor Baker of Summerfield, Ill., and Hunter Swift of Lebanon; two great-grandchildren, Gracie Mobbs and Emma Mobbs, both of Union City; and two brothers, Wilkes Moore Jr. of Ridgely and Fred Moore of Jackson.
She was also preceded in death by her son, Bruce Bishop; her brother, J.P. Moore; and two sisters, Sue Harris and Frances Moore.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home Web site: www.white-ranson.com.