Lake Oconee Breeze
Milton Byron Moore, 91, passed away Thursday, June 13, 2013. Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. at the chapel of Moores Funeral Home with Kevin Meeks and the Rev. Bill Kitchen officiating. Burial will follow at Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery.
Mr. Moore was a native of Comer but had made his home in Milledgeville since 1950. He was a coach and educator and retired from the Georgia Department of Probation & Parole. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and served during World War II and the Korean War.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mildred Helen McCannon Moore, and a son, Milton Wayne Moore. He was a member of Hardwick Baptist Church.
Survivors include a son, Denny D. Moore (Tina) of Marietta; grandchildren, Anita M. Wooden (Ronnie), Robert B. Moore, Branden H. Moore, Lindsay C. Moore and Josie H. Moore; great-grandchildren, Kevin Meeks (Tasha), Haley Meeks, Taylor Wooden, Levi Wooden, Alexis Moore, Kayla Moore, Zaida Moore and Ian Moore; and five great-great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Monday from 12:30 until 1:30 p.m. at Moores Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Serenity Hospice Care, 2601 N. Columbia St., Suite F, Milledgeville, Ga. 31061.
Visit www.mooresfuneralhome.com to express tributes.
Moores Funeral Home & Crematory has charge of arrangements.