David H MooreI am a Veteran.

of Marion, AR

February 16, 1941 - January 16, 2024

David H. Moore Sr. passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 16, 2024 just a few weeks short of his 83rd birthday. David was born February 16, 1941 in Jonesboro, AR to W.I. Moore and Vallie "Kemp'' Moore.

David was preceded in death by his mother and father, W.I. Moore & Vallie "Kemp" Moore and his brother, William "Billy" Moore.

David lived his entire life as an Arkansas native. He grew up as a child in Trumann, AR and later graduated from Bay High School in May of 1960. As a teenager and young adult, David worked for his father at the ESSO Distributing Company in Trumann, AR for approximately 15 years. During this time, he joined the Arkansas Army National Guard (12 years of Service). Shortly after joining, he met his now wife, Shirley DeLoach Moore and they were married in May of 1969. David continued his working career as a Carpenter for the next decade, before moving to West Memphis, AR and going to work for Cargil on President's Island in Memphis, TN. David retired from Cargil in the fall of 2006 with 25 years of service as a Mill Operator and Maintenance Technician. David lived out his years of retirement in Marion, AR where he enjoyed his friendships, family/grandchildren, deer hunting, shooting and reloading. David was an active member of the Marion Church of Christ.

David is survived by his wife of 54 years, Shirley DeLoach Moore; three children, Valerie Moore Parish of Bay, AR, David H. Moore Jr. (Andrea) of Dayton, OH, Jennifer Moore Bigham (Alan) of Jonesboro, AR; Six Grandchildren, Molly Parish (25) of Bay, AR, Carson Moore (21) of Lebanon, OH, Barrett Moore (19) of Lebanon, OH, Ayla Bigham (17) of Jonesboro, AR, Jenna Bigham (14) of Jonesboro, AR, Trevor Bigham (13) of Jonesboro, AR and one Great Granddaughter, Kendal Burrow (1) of Bay, AR.

Services will be held at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, 201 Pine, West Memphis, AR on Sunday, January 21, 2024 beginning with visitation at the funeral home from 1:30pm - 3:00pm, followed immediately by the funeral service at the funeral home at 3:00pm.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital in Memphis, TN or to Children's Home Inc. of Paragould, AR. Burial will be at Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery at a date to be determined.

Service Information
Roller-Citizens Funeral Home Chapel
201 N. Pine St.
West Memphis,  AR 72301
1/21/2024 at 1:30 - 3:00 pm
Funeral Service
Roller-Citizens Funeral Home Chapel
201 N Pine Street
West Memphis,  AR 72301
1/21/2024 at 3:00 pm

Jonesboro Memorial Cemetery
3910 Harrisburg Road
Jonesboro, AR 72404

Memorial Contributions
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place
Memphis, TN 38105
Children's Homes Inc.
5515 Walcott Rd
Paragould, AR 72450

Obituary Provided By:
Roller-Citizens Funeral Home
201 North Pine Street
West Memphis, AR  72303