Will A Moore

December 2, 1949 ~ December 5, 2021 (age 72)

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Edgefield, SC: Will Arthur Moore of 216 Youngblood Road, passed away on Sunday, December 5, 2021 at his home.

He was born in Edgefield, SC, on December 2, 1949, son of Ophelia Covington Moore and the late Leroy Moore, Sr. 

He received his education in the public schools of Edgefield County and graduated from WE Parker High School in 1970 and he was also graduated from Talladega College with a bachelor degree. He retired from New Jersey Commission for the Blind after 39 years of service.

At an early age, he joined Pleasant Lane Baptist Church where he was a faithful member serving  as a Deacon and Choir member.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by, a sister, Donnell Moore; brothers , Leroy Moore, Jr., Clinton Moore, Carl Kenneth Moore, Robert Lee Moore and Johnnie D. Moore.

He leaves to cherish and honor his memory; his mother, Ophelia C. Moore of Edgefield, SC; son, Willie A. Moore, II of Waterford Works, NJ; two daughters, Beatrice Moore of Waterford Works, NJ and Crystal Moore of Egg Harbor City, NJ; three grandchildren;  brothers, Albert (Bernice) Moore and Richard (Phoebe) Moore  both of Aiken, SC; sisters, Pastor Mary Bean of Aiken, SC, Katie (Raymond) Simpkins, Linda Calliham both of Edgefield, SC; sister-in-law, Eva M. Moore of Edgefield, SC; two aunts; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and sorrowing friends who will miss him dearly.

A Celebration of his life will be 11 a.m. Saturday, 12/11/21 at Pleasant Lane Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. The body will be placed in the church at 10 a.m. 

Viewing will be held 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

The family is at the home.

Please pray for the Moore Family as they mourn the lost of their loved one.

Please be mindful o CDC guidelines and wear a mask and practice social distancing when visiting and attending the service.

Butler and Sons Funeral Home is honored to serve the Moore Family.

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24 Hour Viewing
December 10, 2021

11:00 AM
Butler and Sons Funeral Home Chapel
306 N. Bouknight Ferry Road
Saluda, South Carolina 29138

Celebration of Life
December 11, 2021

11:00 AM
Pleasant Lane Baptist Church
12 Peterson Lane
Edgefield, SC 29824


Pleasant Lane Baptist Church
12 Peterson Lane
Edgefield, SC 29824

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