James Crawford Moore

James Crawford Moore

1931-2017

Funeral services for James Crawford Moore, 86, of Wills Point, were held Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017, at Allan Fuller Funeral Home Chapel in Wills Point with the Rev. Mike Stone officiating.

Military honors followed at Dallas-Ft. Worth National Cemetery in Dallas.

He passed away to be with our Lord and Savior Thursday afternoon, Aug. 24, 2017, surrounded by his family.

He was born May 10, 1931, in Bradley, Ark. to Herbert Phillips Moore and Lillian E. Beard Moore. He was raised in Lake Village, Ark. and graduated from Lake Village High School in 1949.

He proudly served his country in the Air Force for 10 years and the Army for 10 years, retiring in 1971.

He married Barbara Kuykendall, Dec. 17, 1977, in Garland. He owned and operated Unique Cleaners in Terrell for 20 years. He lived in Terrell prior to moving to Wills Point 36 years ago.

In his spare time, he enjoyed playing golf, fishing, going to garage sales and flea markets. He was a member of the V.F.W. 5076 in Garland and was of the Church of God faith.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Herbert and Lillian Moore; and a brother, Travis Moore.

Survivors include his wife, Barbara Moore of Wills Point; four sons, Jimmy Moore and wife, Leisha of Virginia Beach, Va., Matt Bennett and wife, Shiree of Wills Point, Chris Bennett and wife, Kailey of Wills Point and Phillip Moore and wife, Jennifer of Forney; three brothers, Lawrence Moore and wife, Rose of Shreveport, La., Delroy Moore and wife, Lillian of Coalinga, Calif. and Gene Moore and wife, Patti of Garland; 15 grandchildren, Jason, Cassidy, Alyssa, Justin, Taylor, Megan, Madison, Caden, Lauren, Caytee, Coby, Luke, Mason, Aiden and Kirstyn.

served as pallbearers.