Mrs. Mary E. MooreApril 22, 1936 ~ March 31, 2017 (age 80)
Funeral service for Mrs. Mary E. Moore will be Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Nelms Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Elder Johnny Burrell officiating. Interment will be in Valley View Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Mary Etta Moore (Momma) was born to the late Albert and Willie Mae Echols, April 22, 1936 in Laurel, Mississippi. She departed this life on Friday, March 31, 2017.
Mary later moved to Miami, Florida where she met and married Hozell Moore, Jr. To that union four children were born. She confessed hope and gave her life to God at an early age. She maintained a personal relationship with God throughout her humble life.
Mary was preceded in death by both parents, Albert and Willie Mae Echols, one sister, Audrey Lee Blackshear and a special aunt, Mary Ann Collier.
She leaves to cherish her loving memories a companion for over 30 years, Bobby Anderson; four sons, Hozell Moore III of, Las Vegas, Christopher Moore, Maurice Moore and Vincent (Tryphena) Moore all of Huntsville, AL; one uncle, Bishop Albrown Collier of Huntsville, AL; one daughter-in-law, Valeria Moore of Tuscaloosa, AL; four very special devoted friends, Carolyn Davis of Las Vegas, NV, Earthel Jackson, Sister Joy Cavins and Flora Anderson, all of Huntsville, AL; sixteen grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; other relatives and friends.
“Momma” was a very special person who loved everyone she came in contact with. She never turned anyone away from her home and always offered words of encouragement and faith. There are no words that can truly define her. For she will forever be “Momma”.