Ruth Townsend Moore
Funeral service for Ruth Townsend Moore, 90, of Hartselle will be Sunday, June 29, 2014, at 3 p.m. at Peck Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Patsy Carlberg officiating. Burial will be in Forrest Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 to 3 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Moore, who died Monday, June 23, 2014, at Decatur Morgan Hospital, was born March 9, 1924, in Morgan County to David Manson Townsend and Berta Herring Townsend. She was a member of Forrest Chapel United Methodist Church and a homemaker. She was a longtime supporter of Hartselle High School football and an avid Auburn fan. She, her husband and children, traveled extensively while following his U.S. Air Force career. She was preceded in death by her husband, Vaughn Moore; one son, David Moore and her parents.
Survivors include two sons, Jerry Moore of Birmingham and Donny Moore of Muscle Shoals; one daughter, Jan Neumaster of Ocean Springs, Miss.; 10 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Pallbearers will be family members.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to Forrest Chapel United Methodist Church.
This obituary was originally published in the Decatur Daily.