Funeral services for Jimmie Neal Moore, 81, of Brownwood, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 28, 2016 in the Heartland Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Don Scroggs officiating. Burial will follow in Eastlawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home on Friday evening.
Jimmie passed from this life on Thursday, May 26, 2016 in Brownwood.
Jimmie was born on Sept. 4, 1934 in Dallas Methodist Hospital to Vern and Margaret (Carr) Moore. He attended Bloomington High School in Bloomington. He married his high school sweetheart, Mary Ann Stubblefield in 1954. Jimmie attended the University of Texas and began a career with Union Carbide. After 36 years, he retired as a Senior Chemical Engineer. He and Mary Ann were longtime members of First United Methodist Church in Victoria. The Moores moved to Brownwood in 2007 where they joined First United Methodist Church in Brownwood.
Jimmie is survived by his wife of 61 years, Mary Ann of Brownwood; two daughters, Annabelle Morgan and husband Kenny of Russellville, Ky. and Elizabeth Olivares and husband Nelson of Brownwood; a son, Jimmie Moore Jr. and wife Kathy of McGregor; 11 grandchildren, Lauren and husband Joey, John and wife Maggi, Bobby and wife Julie, Eddie, Rebecca and husband Paul, Jimmie III and wife Ariel, Brian and wife Nicole, Michael and fiancé Lucinda, Danielle and husband Chris and Mary and husband Matt; 11 great-grandchildren, Colin, Lily, Emily Nicole, Eli, Thad, Douglas, Emilie Jo, Kynleigh, Gwendalyn, Mia and Mavery; a brother, Paul Moore; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Jimmie was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Victor and Gale Moore; two sisters, Laverne Peck and Ruth June Metzler; and a great-grandchild, Josiah Rosborough.
The family wished to thank Solaris Hospice and the caregivers at Songbird Lodge for the great care that Jimmie received.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made in Jimmie’s memory to First United Methodist Church of Brownwood or a favorite charity.
Condolences, memories and tributes can be offered to the family online at heartlandfuneralhome.net