SPIRO–Mildred O. Moore, 96, of Spiro, passed away March 22, 2012 in Fort Smith. She was born Jan 27, 1916 in Fort Coffee to George Washington and Hattie (Brickey) Gist, sang with the Methodist Village Singers and attended Arkoma First Baptist Church.
Graveside services are Saturday at 11 a.m. at New Hope Cemetery in Spiro with Rev. Rich Kester officiating, under the direction of the Mallory-Martin Funeral Home of Spiro.
She is survived by a daughter, Carol Reed and husband Larry of Casa Grande, Az.; a daughter-in-law, Erma Moore of Hackett; sister, Patsy Sheetz and husband Ronnie of Spiro; brother, Stearl Gist and wife Kay of Fort Coffee; four grandchildren Brent Reed, Donna White, Jill Secrest, Amy Moore; and seven great grandchildren Josh Reed Mahfouz, Jared Reed, Gracie Reed, Baylee White, Madison White, Robert Secrest and Britany Secrest.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Robert Moore; two sons; Robert Darrell Moore and Bobie G. Moore; two grandsons Michael Reed and Chris Reed; and two brothers Loy Gist and Gerald Gist.
Pallbearers are her grandsons and great grandsons.
You may sign her online guestbook at www.mallorymartinfuneralhome.com.