Emma Lee Moore

July 13, 1918 - July 11, 2009

07/13/1918 - 07/11/2009

Past Services

Visitation
Wednesday July 15, 2009
10:00 am
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Riverside Chapel
7415 River Road
Newport News, VA 23607
757-245-1525 | Directions
Service
Wednesday July 15, 2009
11:00 am
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Riverside Chapel
7415 River Road
Newport News, VA 23607
757-245-1525 | Directions
Cemetery
Wednesday July 15, 2009
1:30 pm
Poplar Springs Cemetery
Franklin, VA
Directions

Emma Lee Moore

Newport News- Emma Lee Moore, 90 went to be with the Lord Saturday July 11, 2009. Mrs. Moore was born July 13, 1918 in Middlesex County , VA to the late Claudius and Emma Lawson. She worked for Jones-Hayes Department Store in Franklin and Leggett’s Department Store in Hampton before her retirement. She was a faithful member of Bethel Baptist Church in Hampton for 26 years.

She was preceded in death by her husband Robert E. Moore; her daughter Katherine M. Walden and daughter in-law Darlene Moore.

She is survived by two sons Robert F. Moore and Charles E. Moore and wife Betty; son-in-law Charles D. Walden all of Newport News; four granddaughters Angela, Stacy, Diane and Lucille; four grandsons Bobby, Wesley, Jared and Bill; a brother Claude Lawson; a sister Catherine Lawson; 13 great grandchildren ; several great- great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews

The family wishes to thank the staff at James River Convalescent Center for their care and kindness over the last two years.

In lieu of flowers the family request memorial donations be made to the Peninsula Rescue Mission, Inc. 3700 Hunnington Ave. Newport News, 23607.

Funeral services will be conducted by Rev. R. Lindsay Poteat, Wednesday at 11:00 in the chapel of Riverside-Altmeyer Funeral Home 7415 River Rd., Newport News. Interment will follow at Poplar Springs Cemetery in Franklin. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

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John, Julie & Evan Griggs & Lydia Griggs
7 years ago

Charlie, Betty, Angela & Stacey; Robert and the rest of the Moore Family. We are so sorry to hear of the loss of Mrs. Moore. She was such a special lady. Charlie & Robert, we only have one Mother and when she leaves us there is a huge void. She may be gone from this earth as we know it, but she will never be forgotten as your continued love for her will show. To you all, we hope your cherished memories and strong faith will comfort you all during this most difficult time today and the days ahead. God Bless.