Mary Ellen Moore age 86 years of Stockton, MO passed away on January 28, 2021 at Lake Stockton Healthcare Facility. She fought a long hard fight at the care facility. Even though she was quarantined to her room a lot of her time in the Healthcare facility due to Covid—19 guidelines, she always tried to make everyone laugh. She will be missed by family and friends.
Mary Ellen Anderson was born on September 1, 1934 in Cheyenne Wells, Colorado. After a brief time in Colorado she moved to Missouri with her family. She met her husband J.T. Moore and was married on November 15, 1952. The two of them were married for 56 years before J.T. passed away in 2008.
Mary Ellen loved to play her guitar which she learned at a young age playing with her father and brother. She also loved fishing, playing cards and spending time with her family, especially on holidays. Mary Ellen always had a laugh when you would visit her no matter what her circumstances. She always laughed when talking about her favorite family memories. Some of her favorites were rowing the boat, spray tanning or watching the moon. (You know who you are). She will be missed but always with a smile.
She is survived by her daughter, Sharon Moore of Tahlequah OK, sons Danny (Linda) Moore of Yuma
AZ, David (Betty) Moore of Jerico Springs MO and Robert (Connie) Moore of Jerico Springs MO. Grandchildren: Jeremy Belcher, Kim Carey, Steffany Ritchie, Brandon Moore, Amy Peters, Crystal Gordon, Lance Moore and Desiree Moore, 23 Great Grandchildren and 5 Great Great Grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews which she dearly loved.
Mary Ellen Moore was preceded in death by her parents Lloyde and Bessie Anderson, her husband J.T. Moore, brothers Windy and Wilbur Anderson, Grandson Justin Moore and his son Ethan Moore, Granddaughter Amanda Carr.
Mary Ellen Moore was a member of the Stockton Assembly of God Church of Stockton, MO and she loved the LORD and her family.
We love you Mom, until we meet again.