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“Ms.Betty and family,I am so sorry for your loss. In all my years waitressing Mr.Moot was always my very favorite. I looked forward to seeing him and...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Jessica Osbirn - Tell City, IN

“Just wanted to let you know Bettye that we are thinking of you and your family during this difficult time. We will miss you both on Sunday's . Take...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Leroy and Wanda Hoagland - Dunmor, KY

“Sorry to hear that my friend and working buddy passed away will be missed. ”
3 of 17 | Posted by: Gayle & Corinna Greenwood - KY

“So very sorry to hear that yes we love note so much he was a good friend to my family and to everyone he met God be with y'all just know he is in...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Darlene Toomey - Beechmont, KY

“Sad to hear about Moots passing. I have a lot of found memories of us working together at TVA. He always called me Vern. ”
5 of 17 | Posted by: Earnest Brown - Centertown, KY

“Sorry to hear of the passing of Maurice. A long time friend, school mate, and neighbor of long ago. He was always ready to spin the yarn and have a...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Betty Coe Thompson - KY - Friend

“Dear Bettye, My Deepest Condolences to you and your Family on the passing of Moot! Hope Bastin ”
7 of 17 | Posted by: Hope Bastin - Lowell, IN - Friend

“I know his family will miss him and loved him very much. May you find comfort and peace in the Lord's open arms. ”
8 of 17 | Posted by: Paula Dorris - Lewisburg, KY

“We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Know that our thoughts and prayers are with you al. ”
9 of 17 | Posted by: Timothy Dorris - Dunmor, KY

“My sincere condolences.Bettye, we have not seen each other for a very long time, maybe 2010. I was married to Jimmy Dale Dukes. I am so sorry for...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Brenda Amos - Central City, KY

“So Sorry for your loss. Bobby's mom and dad spoke highly of your dad and mom when they lived at Lake Malone. You are blessed that the Lord allowed...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Susan Brown - Russellville, KY

“So sorry to hear this....known Moot for yrs ”
12 of 17 | Posted by: Patsy Dukes - Greenville, KY

“I am so sorry to hear about Moot. Know that you are in my prayers during this difficult time I wish we could be there in body, but know we are with...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Susan Richards - OWENSBORO, KY

“Sorry for your loss ”
14 of 17 | Posted by: Pamella and John parsons - dunmor, KY

“Dear Bettye,My love goes out to you in the loss of your dear husband, "Moot". You have been such a comforting Christian sister to me during the...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: Rene Thompson - Dunmor, KY

“So sorry to hear about Maurice. Sending our sympathy to you and your family! ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: Dorothy and Bill Carver - MA

“Bettye I am so sorry for your loss. I know the loss is great and the hurt is painful. Take solace in the ones still around you especially the grand...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: John M. Tippett - Greenville, KY

LEWISBURG - Maurice Allen "Moot" Moore, 86, of Lewisburg, died Thursday, April 2, 2020, at 8:27AM at his home. Mr. Moore was born January 9, 1934, in Muhlenberg County. He was retired from TVA, where he worked as a machinist. He was also a barber, and a cattle farmer for many years. He was a member of Dunmor Missionary Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing, and was a shrimper for many years. He was preceded in death by his parents, Alton and Lucille Moore; and granddaughter Dena Marie Leach.

He is survived by his wife, Bettye Dukes Moore; son Greg (Teresa) Moore of Lewisburg; daughter Rhonda (John) Leach of Beaver Dam; grandchildren Christopher Leach, Elizabeth Leach, Sarah Beth (Derek) Jackson, and Katherine Moore; and great-grandchild Norah Jackson.

In compliance with health and public safety directives, the funeral arrangements for Mr. Moore will be private for immediate family only, with private burial. Tucker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at