Posted: Friday, April 12, 2013 5:00 pm
The Messenger, April 12, 2013
Sybil Jo Moore, 73, of Newbern died April 10, 2013, at Maple Ridge Manor in Dyersburg.
A private family celebration of life will be held at a later date.
She was born Oct. 19, 1939, in Charleston, Miss., daughter of the late Joseph Exum and Kathleen Mavournen (Beardain) Worrell.
The family requests that memorials be made to St. Jude Tribute Program No. 33360137 in memory of Mrs. Moore. Call 800-822-6344 and reference the donation number or mail a donation to St. Jude Tribute Program, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148.
She had retired as a physical education teacher at Harding Academy in Memphis.
She is survived by her husband, Charles R. “Bussie” Moore Jr.; three sons, Richard Montgomery Moore of Horn Lake, Miss., Joseph Randal Moore of Coldwater, Miss., and Martin Worrell Moore of Ladue, Mo.; her daughter, Lisa Jo Hickerson of Humboldt; her sister, Sylvia Goode of Oakland; 13 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Friends may sign online condolences at www.johnson-williamsfuneralhome.com.