Leon Jackson (Buddy) Moore, 77, of Roanoke, went to be with the Lord on Monday, March 11, 2013. He was a Navy Veteran with 19 years of service and a Roanoke City Letter Carrier for 26 Â½ years. Buddy was preceded in death by his son, James Moore; parents, James and Audrey Moore; mother-in-law, Ruby Jacobs; two brothers; and four sisters.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Marie; sons, Terry Moore and Richard Moore; granddaughters, Nikki Moore and friend, Eric Logan, Corey Moore and fiance, Michael Ensminger; grandson, Cody Hicks; great-grandsons, Quentin Slash and Austin Slash; great-granddaughter, Haylen Hicks; and many nieces and nephews.
A Funeral Service will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 14, 2013, at Oakey's East Chapel with the Rev. Shawn Wilburn officiating. Interment will follow in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, March 13, 2013, from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.Oakeys.com