John Moore Sr.

MOUNT HOLLY - John Calvin Moore Sr., 88, of 106 Vance Street, died Feb. 28, 2013.

He was born in Gaston County, son of the late Harrison and Stella Litton Moore.

He was preceded in death by two great-grandchildren David and Deseray Parks; four brothers and two sisters.

He was a US Navy Veteran of WWII having served on the USS Yorktown.

He is survived by his wife Nadine Beach Moore; one daughter, Kathy Huffstetler and husband Marshall of Mount Holly; two sons, John Calvin Moore Jr. and his wife Terry of Fort Meyers, Fla. and Terry Moore and his wife Dell of Charlotte; five grandchildren, Kiley Huffstetler and wife Luci of Belmont, Shannon Huffstetler of Mount Holly, Tracy Moore and wife Davana of Lexington, Travis Moore of Charlotte and Wesley Moore and wife Crystal of Dallas; three great-grandchildren Taylor, Erica, and Bradley Moore.

A graveside service to celebrate the life of Mr. Moore will be held 3:30 p.m. Monday at Evergreen Cemetery in Belmont with the Rev. Max Pen-dleton officiating.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude's Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to Shriners Hospitals for Children, Office of Development , 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607.

Woodlawn Funeral Home in Mount Holly is serving the family.

Published in Gaston Gazette on Mar. 2, 2013