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Evelyn Moore

Posted on Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 10:40 am

Evelyn “Freida” Moore, age 96, passed away June 10.  She was born July 13, 1915, in Cowan, and was a life-long resident of Franklin County.  She was known for her smile and her kindness.  She was a member of the Winchester First Baptist Church where she served in many capacities, including assisting with compiling the church history.  She was a private drama teacher and served many years as a volunteer with the Red Cross and at the hospital. She is survived by her sons, Glen (Peggy) Moore of McMinnville, and David (Mary Kay) Moore of Winchester; mother-in-law, Marie Gunn Moore of Winchester; sisters-in-law, Donna Roper, Martha (Harry) Walker, Linda (Larry) Jones, and Susan Patricia VanSanten, all of Winchester; grandchildren, Jennifer (Randy) Queen, Christy (Phillip) Robinson, Glen “Chad” (Elizabeth) Moore and Mitzi (BJ) Rigsby; 9 great-grandchildren and eleven nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Glen Womack Moore; father, Frank Hoback; mother, Inez Borin Hoback; and brothers, Frank and Ed Hoback. The family would like to thank all of the kind people who have kept her in their hearts and the many caregivers over the past few years for their devotion.  They wish to especially thank Tina McGhee and Tammy Jackson for their loving care these past two years. Funeral services were held June 13 in the Moore-Cortner Chapel. Interment followed in Cowan Montgomery Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Franklin County Library, Winchester First Baptist Church or any charity of your choice. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.