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Genevieve (Tony) Mae (Frederick) Moore, 101 years, five months, two days young, passed away February 2, 2017 at Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro, Illinois.

She was born September 5, 1915 in Pike County, Indiana, to the late Carl and Naomi (Murry) Frederick. She was a member of the Blooming Grove Missionary Baptist Church in McLeansboro.
She loved to do yard work, garden and watch Cardinals baseball games. Above all she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Genevieve Frederick Moore married the late Samuel David Moore on December 31, 1935. To this happy union was born four children: David Roger Moore (Sondra) of Evansville, Indiana, Richard Nolan Moore (Betty) of McLeansboro, Illinois, Joye Yvonne (Joseph) Brockett of Benton, Illinois and Brent Rogrich (Doreena Kaye) Moore of Selmaville, Illinois.

Genevieve Frederick Moore was preceded in death by her mother (1967), father (1971) and husband (1988), sisters Maud (1910) and Geraldine (1919), half-sister Catherine (1964) and brother Carl Jr. (2014), and granddaughters Julie Lynn Moore and Christina Lea Moore (1986).

Genevieve Frederick Moore was the proud grandmother of ten grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren and one great-great granddaughter.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Gideons International will be accepted at the Gholson Funeral Home in McLeansboro or the Blooming Grove Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, February 5, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at the Blooming Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Gary Davenport officiating. Visitation will be held Sunday, February 5, 2017 from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the Blooming Grove Baptist Church.

Gholson Funeral Home of McLeansboro is in charge of arrangements.
Published on February 3, 2017
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