William Victor Moore


William “Bill” Victor Moore, 75, a resident of Somerville and a retired supervisor with the Shelby County government, and husband of Ruth Ann Rodgers Moore, departed this life Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, at St. Francis Hospital in Bartlett.

Services of Remembrance were conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, at the Peebles West Funeral Chapel with Elder Timothy Guess and Elder Bobby Poe officiating. Interment was in the Evergreen Cemetery in the Williston Community.

A visitation was held from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday at the Peebles West Funeral Chapel at Oakland.

He was born Oct. 12, 1942, in Jackson, the son of the late Joseph Douglas Moore and Lizzie Ruth Powell Moore. He received his education in the Madison County School District in Jackson, and attended Lambuth University. He was most at home outside and enjoying nature’s beauty at the farm. He served as the guidepost for his children and grandchildren, always there to provide words of gentle encouragement and advice. He cherished his church and the Primitive Baptist doctrine, and will be greatly missed by his church family. Family members would like to express their sincere gratitude and appreciation for all the kind words, thoughts and prayers that have been bestowed on them from all of their friends and loved ones.

He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Ruth Ann Rodgers Moore of Somerville; his daughter, Cindi Landry (Ken) of Somerville; his sons: Douglas Moore (Cindy) of Cleveland, and Captain Wayne Arguin (Andrea Bellis Crop) of New Orleans; his sisters: Polly Spencer (Carlo and Ann McCaghren (Mike) both of Jackson, Judy Fleming (Del) of Murray, Ky., and Jo Lois Dykes (Jim) of Long Beach, Miss.; sisters-in-law: Sandy Haddad (Charles) of Somerville, and Emily Smith (Bill) of Arlington; and seven grandchildren: Currie Landry, Will Landry, Sullivan Landry, Briley Moore, Jackson Moore, Conner Arguin and Carson Arguin.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Douglas Moore and Lizzie Ruth Powell Moore.

The family requests that memorials be made to the Collierville Primitive Baptist Church, 339 East Poplar Avenue, Collierville TN 38017

Condolences may be left on our online guestbook at www.PeeblesFuneralHome. com.


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