DEXTER -- Lelon Andrew Moore, 86, died Sept. 11, 2007, at the Crowley Ridge Care Center.
Born Nov. 20, 1920, in Leachville, Ark., to the late Siles Monroe and Virdie Osborn Moore, he had lived in Aid for many years before living in St. Louis and Farmington. He returned to Dexter three years ago. He had worked as a house parent at the Presbyterian Children's Home in Farmington and was a member of the Baptist Church.
On July 31, 1943, he married Georgia Nash who preceded him in death.
Three brothers, Pete Moore, David Moore and Vernon Moore; and one sister, Alene Short, also preceded him in death.
Survivors include: two sons, Wayne Moore of Dexter and Harold Moore of Pacifica, Calif.; and two grandchildren.
Visitation is from 10 a.m. until time of services at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Chapel in Dexter.
Burial will follow at a later date.