BILOXI, MS— A Celebration of Life service for Louis E. Moore Sr., 77, of Gulfport, Mississippi, was held Tuesday, June 15, 2010, at Riemann Family Funeral Home in Biloxi, Mississippi. Interment followed at Floral Hills Cemetery in Gulfport.
Mr. Moore died Saturday, June 12, at home with his family.
He was a previous resident of Cedar Park and was a resident of Gulfport since 1963.
Mr. Moore retired after 20 years of service with the U.S. Air Force. He was a carpenter by trade and had been employed as chief engineer at the former Gulf Coast Community Hospital.
Mr. Moore was a member of the Whitestone Assembly of God Church in Cedar Park.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Perry Lee and Susie Brown Moore; a son, Louis “Eddie” Moore Jr.; two sisters, Faye Crumley and Aimee Crumley Ferrall; and five brothers, James “J.C.” Moore, Elroy Moore, Tom Moore, Donald Moore, and Arthur Gene Moore.
Survivors are his wife of 56 years, Susan Uchino Moore of Gulf por t; a daughter, Linda (Jack) Nichols of Mandeville, Louisiana; two sons, William R. “Bill” (Michelle) Moore of Pearland, Richard P. Moore of Hattiesburg, Mississippi; and a brother, Robert Moore of Cedar Park; also, nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Memorial may be made to the American Cancer Society, 417 Security Square, Gulfport, MS 39507.