James Eugene Moore, Jr.
James Eugene Moore, Jr., age 58, of Scio passed away Friday, Nov. 26, 2010, in his residence.
Born Jan. 2, 1952, in Canton, he was the son of the late James Eugene Moore, Sr. and Lura “Marjorie” (Mathews) Miller.
He was a self-employed mason, excavator, dairy and beef farmer who enjoyed hunting, the outdoors, tractor pulling and most of all his grandchildren. He was an avid motorcyclist and enjoyed riding horses. He was a graduate of Carrollton High School class of 1970.
He is survived by four sons, Henry (Stephanie) Moore and their children, daughters Mia, Malina and son Isaac of Scio, Jimmy (Paula) Moore and their children, sons Colby, Gabriel, and daughter Pheobe of Amsterdam, Matthew (Melissa) Moore and their children, daughter McKenna, sons Micah, Maddox and future son Myles of New Philadelphia and Jacob Moore of Lewis Center,; two daughters, Bobbie Jo (Dale) Moore Tinlin and their daughter Brandie Jo of Harlem Springs and Bethanie (Chett) Moore Peters and their children, son Lane and daughter Sage of Uhrichsville; three brothers, Kevin (Katrina) Moore of Carrollton, Kenneth (Amanda) Moore of Uhrichsville, and Karl (Erica) Moore of Carrollton, and one sister, Jennifer (Jesse) Haas of Carrollton.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Donald Moore.
At Jim’s request, the funeral service will be Thursday, Dec. 2 at 1 p.m. at the residence, 2165 Aster Road, Scio, with Kenny Morrison officiating. A horse-drawn hearse will be used to carry Jim from his home past the farm as part of the funeral procession. Burial will follow in Hopedale Cemetery. The family will greet friends and family with an open house Wednesday, Dec.1 from 3-8 p.m. at the residence.
Allmon-Dugger-Cotton Funeral Home of Carrollton was in charge of arrangements.