|Birth: ||Jul. 19, 1893|
|Death: ||Dec. 20, 1965|
Mrs. Tommie Ott Moore, 72, retired Goldsmith employee, died yesterday at her home, 1369 Oakridge Drive, after a long illness. Mrs. Moore was a saleslady in the basement bedding department at Goldsmith's 20 years before her retirement about 3 years ago.
She was a past matron of the Eastern Star chapter at Collierville and a member of Getwell & Dunn St. Church of Christ.
She leaves two sons, William A. Moore of Memphis and Robert Moore of Dallas; six daughters, Mrs. A.S. Crews of the Oakridge address, Mrs. Bob Goodrum and Mrs. Charles Loftiss Jr., also of Memphis, and Mrs. Charles Houck of Arkabutla, Miss., Mrs. E.H. Duett of Philadelphia, Miss., and Mrs. Wallace White of Oakland, Calif., 22 Grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. tomorrow at Memphis Funeral Home with burial at Magnolia Cemetery at Collierville.
Pallbearers will be Iley Stocks, G.A. Crews, Hal Ferrell, Charles A. Loftiss, Sr.,Floyd Hayes and Bill Fowler.
The Memphis Press-Scimitar, December 21, 1965
Services for Mrs. Tommie Ott Moore of 1369 Oakridge Drive will be at 11 a.m. today at Memphis Funeral Home. Burial will be in Magnolia Cemetery at Collierville. Mrs. Moore, who was 72, died Monday afternoon at her home after a long illness.
The Commercial Appeal – 12/22/1965
Note: Tommie was the daughter of HENRY MACOM b. Jun 1857 and JOSEPHINE Macom. Her parents died during an epidemic in 1907 or 1908. At the age of 13/14 she went to live with the Ott family as a foster child.
Other siblings of Granny Moore were:
Lelia Gertrude Macom Flowers
Dosie M Macom
Otho P Macom
Neil Moore (1884 - 1952)
Elizabeth Neil "Libby" Moore White (1914 - 1972)*
Thomas Ott Moore (1916 - 1941)*
Virginia Lynn Moore Crews (1920 - 1997)*
Martha Beatrice Moore Duett (1922 - 1991)*
William Anthony "Billy" Moore (1926 - 1991)*
Rebekah Jane Moore Houck (1928 - 2011)*
Mary Meryle Moore Goodrum (1930 - 2007)*
Note: Her sister: Lelia Margaret Macom Flowers Find A Grave Memorial# 58563101
Maintained by: Neil Loftiss
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: May 23, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8817187