Oliver Alfred Moore
Oliver Alfred Moore, 79, of Vesuvius, passed away on Sunday, July 18, 2021. Born on May 5, 1942, in Buena Vista, he was the son of the late Oliver R. Moore and Dolly Campbell Moore Henson and Ralph T. Henson.
He was a member of the Oronoco Brethren Church where he served as Treasurer for many years. He retired from Hermetite. While he was employed there he served as secretary and treasurer of the United Paper Workers Union. After his retirement, he loved to garden and take care of his lawn.
He was also preceded in death by brothers, Kenneth Moore, Ralph T. Henson Jr., and his twin brother, Jimmy Moore; sister, Delores Humphries; and brother-in-law, Gordon Walker.
Surviving are his wife of 58 years, Barbara Staton Moore; three children, Shawn Moore, J.D. Moore (Nickie), and Jerry Moore (Jeanie); three grandchildren, Jacob Moore (Mercedes), Trevor Moore, and Jared Moore; two great-grandchildren, Mason and Addison Moore; sisters, Patricia Walker, Brenda Austin (Bobby), and Linda Deyton; sisters-in-law, Edna Moore, Alice Henson, and Motty Moore; and brother-in-law, Bobby Humphries.
A funeral service will be conducted 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at Bolling, Grose & Lotts Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Arnold Bradley and the Rev. Stan Ogden officiating. Burial will follow at Oronoco Brethren Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at Bolling, Grose and Lotts Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of your choice
. Arrangements are being handled by Bolling, Grose, & Lotts Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Buena Vista, Va.
Published by The News & Advance on Jul. 20, 2021.