Elbert B. (E.B.) Moore, 82, of Fall Branch, entered Heaven’s gates into his eternal home on Sunday, September 18, 2022, at Holston Manor, with his family by his side. E. B. was a 1957 graduate of Fall Branch School. He proudly served in the United States Army for 2 years (1958-1960). E.B. retired from Eastman Chemical Co. in 1996 after 35 ½ years of service. He was a faithful member of Lovelace Baptist Church. E.B. was a beloved husband, son, brother, uncle, and friend who loved his God and others with all of his heart. His kindness and beautiful warm smile will be missed by all who knew him.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Dewey and Artie Moore; in-laws, Daney and Katherine Jones; two brothers, Willard and J.D. Moore; sister, Shirley Dykes; nephews, Robert and Paul Fox, Edward, Mike, and Dustin Moore, D.J. and Justin Dixon; sister-in-law, Louise Johnson; brothers-in-law, James and Joe Penix, and Roy Dykes.
Those left to cherish E.B.’s memory are his loving wife of 55 years, Judy Moore; three sisters, Edna Lane, Pauline and Evelyn Penix; brother-in-law, James Johnson; sister-in-law, Myrtle Moore; several nieces and nephews; special friend, Raymond Jones and all of the Haren family; and many others too numerous to mention.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, September 22, 2022, at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home, Fall Branch. The funeral service will follow at 7 p.m. with Rev. Allen Brummett officiating.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. on Friday, September 23, 2022, at Mountain Home National Cemetery with Military Honors by American Legion Posts 3/265.
Nephews will serve as pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Lovelace Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 930 Ryan Rd., Fall Branch, TN 37656.