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Velda June Moore, age 82, passed away on May 29, 2017, in Granby, Mo.
June was born June 3, 1934, in Joplin, to Edgar and Winifred (Yost) Shilling. She attended Spring Valley rural school, and graduated from Neosho High School in 1952, and married Ross W. Moore on November 1st that same year.
June had a cake catering business for several years, managed a Casey's store, in Bernie, Mo., and was a salesperson for Hallmark Cards in Wal-Mart stores, in southeast Missouri and northeast Arkansas.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ross, in 2013, and a brother, Robert Shilling.
Survivors include five children, Eddie Moore (Tammy), Granby, Kevin Moore (Brenda), Rolla, Mo., Karl Moore (Margie), Goodman, Kerry Moore (Donna), Cassville, Mo., and Cheryl Moore, Goodman; 11 grandchildren; sister, Dr. Linda Shilling Scorse (Dan), Joplin; brother, Danny Shilling (Velda), Bois D'Arc, Mo.; several nieces and nephews.
Burial will be in Spring Valley Cemetery, Tipton Ford, Mo. A celebration of life and visitation will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 1, at Promise Land Fellowship Church, 23197 East Highway 86, Granby.
Published on June 18, 2017
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