Vernon Wayne Moore, 72 of Leeds, Alabama passed away on January 30, 2013. He died in the arms of his wife of 50 years, Brenda Moore. He is also survived by his daughter Karen Shelton (Joe) of Haleyville, and his son, Tim Moore (Amy) of Leeds, His grandchildren Angela Shelton Chandler (Aaron), Brandon Shelton, Heather Moore, and Sarah Moore, and great grandchild Ava Grace Chandler, He is also survived by bro-in-law Benny Stanley (Faye) of Trussville, adopted mother Irene Hudgens, and several nieces and nephews, Judy Muscato, Deb Osborne and Dan Hudgens and Jimmy Lee Speagle that were as close as brothers and sisters. After retirement he spent many hours in his garden and loved nothing more than sharing the fruits of his labor with his friends and neighbors. He also enjoyed volunteering in the community through his church, Valley View Baptist, The Leeds Welfare Cooperative, and the Leeds High School Band Boosters. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 2, 2013 at Kilgroe Funeral Home Chapel beginning at 11:00AM with burial to follow at Jefferson Memorial Gardens in Trussville. Visitation will be held on Friday, February1, 2013 at Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds from 6:00PM until 8:00PM. In lieu of flowers the family requests that charitable donations be made to Valley View Baptist Church or the Leeds Welfare Cooperative. Visit online at www.kilgroefuneralhome.com Kilgroe Funeral Home, Leeds directing.
Published on  February 6, 2013