Mr. James Moore Jr., the son of the late Mr. James Moore Sr. and Mrs. Beatrice Floyd Moore , was born September 8, 1947 and departed this life peacefully at his home on December 2, 2017.
“Junior” as he was affectionately called, graduated from Rosenwald High School in 1965. He joined the U.S. Army in 1966, where he served faithfully, until he was medically discharged. “Junior”, worked many jobs before his retirement. After his service in the military, he moved his family to Philadelphia and while there he was employed with Oscar Mayer. After returning back to Fairmont, NC, he worked at West Point in Lumberton, NC, and as a Security Guard at Biggs Park Mall also, in Lumberton, NC. He joined Mill Branch Baptist Church, where he served faithfully until his health failed.
Junior, was a loved husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and a die-hard Philadelphia Eagles fan who will truly be missed. He leaves to cherish, his fond memories; his wife of 46 years Patricia Moore, of the home, a daughter Patricia (Rick) Ford, 3 sons; Terry Moore, Dennis (Joyce) Jones, Christopher (Lachardon) Moore all of Fairmont. His mother-in-law; Mrs. Josephine Jones, of Fairmont N.C., a sister Geneva Thompson of Philadelphia, PA, one aunt Iola Moore of Fairmont, N.C. 14 grandchildren, 34 great grandchildren, 7 sisters-in-law, 5 brothers-in-law and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.