Robert Oran Moore, Sr., 77

Obit CandleRobert Oran Moore, Sr., 77, of Clendenin, West Virginia, formerly of Bidwell, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at Hubbard Hospice House, Charleston, West Virginia.

He was born November 16, 1936 in Hastings, West Virginia, son of the late Noah and Minnie Harton Moore. Bob married Viola June Dulaney on July 2, 1960 and she survives him. He was a U.S. Army veteran and retired from Ohio Edison Power Plant, Stratton, Ohio. Bob was a member of First Baptist Church, Gallipolis, Ohio.

Surviving are his wife, June Moore of Clendenin, West Virginia; his son, Bob (Donna) Moore, Jr. of Clendenin, West Virginia; six grandchildren, Katherine Moore, Deborah Moore and Esther Moore, all of Clendenin, West Virginia, Ricky Smith Jr. of Columbus, Ohio, Edward Smith and Annamarie Smith, both of Bidwell; one sister, Mildred Alkire of Virginia; and the father of his daughter Reda’s children, Rick Smith of Vinton.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Reda Ann Smith in 2011, and siblings, Charles Edward, Arthur Lee, Harold Noah, Etta Ruth Adkins, Dortha Mae Carrol, Elma Grace Greathouse, and Erma Alene Elliott.

Services will be 1:00 p.m., Monday, February 10, 2014 at the Willis Funeral Home with Pastor Marc Sarrett officiating. Burial will follow in Mound Hill Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday, from 12-1:00 p.m. prior to the service. There will be a military flag presentation at the graveside.

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