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Ada Marie Burnett Moore
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Birth: Aug. 3, 1917
Licking
Texas County
Missouri, USA
Death: Mar. 18, 2006
Houston
Texas County
Missouri, USA

Ada Marie Burnett married Leo Gentry Moore. They did not have children.

Excerpts from obituary:
Ada Marie Moore, 88, second daughter of Franklin Craven Burnett and Ellen Genevra Deason Burnett, was born Aug. 3, 1917, near Licking. She died March 18, 2006, at Texas County Memorial Hospital in Houston.

She attended grade school in Fellows, Calif. In 1926, she moved back to Licking and attended Bethlehem grade school near Licking. She graduated from Licking High School in 1937.

She worked for Trimfoot Shoe Co. in St. Louis and Farmington.

She married Leo Gentry Moore May 24, 1947. They lived at Farmington and later moved to Waynesville.

Mrs. Moore worked at the Post Exchange at Fort Leonard Wood and was secretary for the Waynesville School District for 26 years. After retirement, she was treasurer for the City of Waynesville and volunteered as a contact for the Older Adults Transportation Service of Pulaski County.

She moved to Licking 12 years ago. Her hobbies were gardening, crocheting, knitting, sewing, traveling and collecting antiques. She had written a biography about herself. She was especially fond of children, entertaining them in her home at Waynesville and Licking.

She united with the Bethel Primitive Baptist Church near Flat many years ago.

She was preceded in death by her husband Jan. 25, 1974; her parents; sisters. Ruth Burnett Faerber and Maxine Burnett Cavaness; and brother, Gene Burnett.

Surviving are two sisters, Catherine Ogle and Frankie Lee Hadley.

Services were March 21 at the Fox Funeral Home Chapel with Tom Jenkins officiating. Burial was in the Licking Cemetery.

 (bio by: K. Nelson ❦❀) 
 
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 Parents:
  Franklin "Craven" Burnett (1890 - 1972)
  Ella Deason Burnett (1891 - 1958)
 
 Spouse:
  Leo Gentry Moore (1915 - 1974)
 
 Siblings:
  Ruth Ilene Burnett Faerber (1915 - 1985)*
  Ada Marie Burnett Moore (1917 - 2006)
  Nellie "Maxine" Burnett Cavaness (1919 - 2001)*
  Gean Deason Burnett (1922 - 1998)*
  Eliza Catherine Burnett Ogle (1927 - 2014)*
  Frankie Lee Burnett Hadley (1933 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Licking Cemetery
Licking
Texas County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Linda
Record added: Sep 20, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15827008
Ada Marie <i>Burnett</i> Moore
Added by: Carole Fudge/Ragain
 
Ada Marie <i>Burnett</i> Moore
Added by: Carole Fudge/Ragain
 
Ada Marie <i>Burnett</i> Moore
Added by: Carole Fudge/Ragain
 
 
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Ada was a loving aunt who was a sister to my mother, Maxine Cavaness.
- Carole (Cavaness) Ragain
 Added: Jun. 26, 2011
A special Aunt.
- K. Nelson ❦❀
 Added: Feb. 25, 2013
I will be thinking of my dear Aunt Ada on Memorial Day 2011.
- K. Nelson ❦❀
 Added: May. 26, 2011
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