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Joe Moore

Willie Joe Moore, 73, of Union City died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Cryer Funeral Home. The Rev. Melvin Poe will officiate. Burial will follow in Mt. Moriah Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Mikey Moore, Mitchell Moore, Josh Huey, Scotty Mealer, Johnny Butler and Jimmy Butler. Dalton Long will serve as honorary pallbearer.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until the hour of services Thursday at the funeral home.
He was born in Gates, June 23, 1945, the son of the late Charlie and Hester (Garrison) Moore.
He was a farmer and a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Union City.
He is survived by his wife, Wanda (Butler) Moore of Union City; a daughter and son-in-law, Michelle and Jamie Willcutt of Rives; two sons and their wives, Stevie and Shanna Moore of Union City and Bobby and Rochelle Moore of Union City; four brothers and their wives, Robert and Teresa Moore of Newbern, Wayne and Rhonda Moore of Union City, Charles and Bonnie Moore of Union City and Johnny and Angela Moore of Dyersburg; four sisters, Pat and Elbert Bobo, Linda Vincent, Brenda Isbell and Tami Thompson, all of Union City; 12 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Lonnie Moore; and a half brother, Charles Moore.
Condolences may be left for the family at

Published 1.29.19

1 Comment

  1. Kay Mickens Waldrop on January 31, 2019 at 7:25 pm

    Wanda, I am saddened to hear of joe’s death. Prayers for you and your family. You and Joe are part of good memories at work. He was a fine man. God be with you.!

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