UNION — Mr. James Alfred “Al” Moore, 75, husband of Joyce Tankersley Moore, 139 Alfred Moore Road, Union, passed away Friday, Nov. 22, 2013 at Wallace Thomson Hospital.
Mr. Moore was born in Union, S.C. Sept. 1, 1938, a son of the late Woodrow A. Moore and Fannie Lawson Moore. A barber for 50 years, Mr. Moore was retired owner and operator of Main Street Hair Care. Mr. Moore was a member of Fairview Baptist Church where he had served as a Deacon and was a member of the Men’s Sunday School Class. He was also a member of the Union Masonic Lodge #75 and a former member of the John A. Fant Masonic Lodge. Mr. Moore was also a Shriner. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
Surviving in addition to his wife are three sons, Rev. Dr. James Alfred Moore Jr. and wife Karen of Washington, N.C., Michael Moore and wife Tammy and Joe Dean Moore and wife Michelle, all of Union; a sister, Beverly Adams and husband Theron of Union; five granchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013 at SR Holcombe Funeral Chapel conducted by Rev. Guy Langston. Burial will be in Union Memorial Gardens.
Active pallbearers will be Michael J. Moore, Blaine Moore, Hobie Moore, Stuart Warren, Kyle O’Kane and Danny Grady.
The following are asked to assemble at the chapel at 3:45 p.m. to form the Honorary Escort: Halon Ducket, Donald Crawford, Bill Wingo, Raymond Addison, Sammy Wilson, Mike Bennett, Johnny Turner, Dick Stalnaker, Robbie Smith, Jamie Knight and Jennie Malone.
Visitation will be held 3-4 p.m. Sunday at SR Holcombe Funeral Home prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to Blue Ridge Hospice, 103 Boyce St., Union, S.C. 29379 or to Fairview Baptist Church, 763 Neal Shoals Road, Union, SC 29379.
The family is at the home, 139 Alfred Moore Road, Union.
SR Holcombe Funeral Home