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Funeral services for Herman Ira Moore, 87, of Cairo, Georgia, are at 4 p.m., Sunday, July 30, 2017, at Family Worship Center, Cairo, Georgia. Pastor Johnny H. Moore will officiate. Services will conclude at the church. Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Cairo, Georgia. Active pallbearers will be Fred Broome, Terry Darsey, Wayne Morgan, Phillip Palmer, Frederick "Tiger" Williams, Paul Alred, Gary Walden and Trey Courtney. Honorary pallbearers are elders of Family Worship Center, Marvin "Buddy" Sasser and Bethany Hospice Nurses, chaplain and social workers. Mr. Moore passed away at his home in Cairo, Georgia, on early Wednesday morning, July 26, 2017. Mr. Moore was born on January 14, 1930, in Climax, Georgia, to the late James Walter Moore and Kate Miller Moore. He served his country in the United States Navy. On May 1, 1955, he married Greta Weathers Moore, who survives. For many years he owned and operated Cairo Glass Company. He later operated his picture framing operation, Moore's Frame Shop. He was a member of Family Worship Center in Cairo. Herman will always be remembered for his quiet demeanor, his abilities as a master craftsman and his quiet walks around Cairo with his favorite dog, Snickers. Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Greta Weathers Moore of Cairo, Georgia; daughter, Jane Walden (Gary) of Cairo, Georgia; sons, Pastor Johnny H. Moore (Dianne) of Cairo, Georgia, Michael Moore (Nive) of Cairo, Georgia; grandchildren, Joshua Moore (Hannah) of Cairo, Georgia, Jonathan Moore (Ashley) of Cairo, Georgia, Anna Moore of Cairo, Georgia, Hailee Moore of Cairo, Georgia, Madison Moore of Cairo, Georgia; sisters, Faye Strickland (Glenn) of Cairo, Georgia, Sara McKown (Buzz) of Cairo, Georgia; and a host of nieces, nephews, and extended family members. He was preceded in death by his parents. Memorials may be made in Mr. Moore's memory to Family Worship Center, P. O. Box 402, Cairo, GA 39828. The family will receive friends at Family Worship Center, 1760 Hwy. 84 West, Cairo, GA, on Saturday, July 29, 2017, from 5 to 7 p.m. Guests may sign the online register at www.clarkfuneral.com. Clark Funeral Home
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