Bessie Moore, 91, Shawneetown, passed away 7:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind.
She was born on May 3, 1921, in Red Bud, Ky., the daughter of Ernest and Perlie (Hoskins) Moore.
Bessie is survived by daughter, Rose (Ed) Streamas, Shawneetown; two brothers, Ted (Dorothy) Moore of Riverside, Calif., Charlie (Bobbie) Moore, Shawneetown; two sisters, Wilma and Orcie Witt of Marengo, Ohio, Mamie Lee Hamilton, Chicago; grandson, Steve (Ceason) Middleton, Carbondale; two great-grandchildren, Tucker and Piper; several nieces and nephews; and very good friend Jeanette Chubb.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Ed and Carl Moore; and sister, Maxie Smith.
A memorial service for Bessie will be held 3 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at the Vickery Funeral Chapel in Shawneetown with Pastor Scott Luckett officiating.
A special thanks to the Wabash Christian Retirement Center staff and the Deaconess Hospital staff. Internet condolences may be made at the website, www.vickeryfuneralchapel.com.