• For those desiring, donations may be made to the H.E. and Annie Lee Moore Scholarship fund c/o Martin Methodist College Pulaski or
  • Connell Memorial United Methodist Church
    113 Church St.
    Goodlettsville, TN 37072

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“I am glad I had the opportunity to have Bro. Moore as my pastor. I went through confirmation class with him as a teenager. It was a blessing coming...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Scott Martin - Sarasota, FL

“I was unable to attend Gene's service because of illness, but I will never forget his kindness, wisdom, and enduring friendship. He was a mentor to...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Marcy Thomas - Nashville, TN

“Brother Moore performed our wedding ceremony. We corresponded each year with Christmas letters. He comforted me when my father passed away. We will...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Wayne and Barbara Forkum - TN

“Mary Lou and Maurice: I have been out of town visiting Jane Sutlive and just heard about Bro. Moore's going to heaven! He was such a blessing to...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Mary Frances Chappell - Nashville, TN

“He blessed the lives of many! There has to be a special place in heaven for such a dear man! Our prayers and deepest sympathy to the family. Don...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Don Ladd - Franklin, TN

“I HAVE A CROSS IN MY POCKET...Best sermon I ever heard, best one ever. I miss you already, Bro. Moore... ”
6 of 7 | Posted by: Davie Deckard - White House, TN

“May God bless the loved ones and comfort them with the assurance of eternal life. ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Pastor A. J. Alderman - Lynchburg, TN

MOORE, William Eugene. December 31, 2012, age 90 of Hermitage. Preceded in death by his parents, H.E. and Annie Moore; wife, Luci Inez Moore; sisters, Annie Franklin Keyes, and Margaret Louise Moore; brother, Irvin Douglas Moore. Survived by son Jim (Anita) Moore; brother, Maurice (Nancy) Moore; sister, Mary Lou Moore; grandchildren, Gayla, Greg, Grant, Gabe, Garrett; ten great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren. A graduate of Martin Methodist College, A.A., Scarritt College, B.A. Vanderbilit Divinity School, M.Div. Ordained Deacon in the TN conference, United Methodist Church,1949; Elder 1950. Ministerial appointments: 1942 Lawrenceburg Circuit; 1943 Waynesboro Circuit; 1944 Nunnelly Circuit; 1946 Bellevue Circuit; 1949 Thompson Station; 1950 Petersburg Circuit; 1953 Kern Memorial, Nashville; 1956 Craft Memorial, Columbia; 1958 First UMC, Crossville; 1962 Arlington UMC, Nashville; 1964 Glendale UMC, Nashville; 1968 Elm Street, Nashville; 1971 First UMC, Livingston; 1977 Bordeaux-Jordonia; 1980 Bellshire, Nashville; 1982 Hartsville-Chapel Hill; retired in 1985. He continued his service to the church as a Sunday School teacher, and served on various conference committees until his death. Visitation will be at Cole & Garrett Funeral Home, Goodlettsville Wednesday from 4-8 pm. Funeral service will be Thursday January 3, at 11 am at Connell Memorial United Methodist Church with Rev. Paul Gardner, Rev. Charles Poole, Rev. Jeff Fryer, and Rev. Rita Hays, officiating. Visitation at the church one hour prior to service. Interment Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. Honorary pallbearers: Ministers of the Tennessee Annual Conference, Goodwill Class of Connell Church, "Christian Journey Prayer-Discussion Group" and the Church Council. Active pallbearers: family and friends.