Mae Lucille Moore, 102, of Marshall, passed away at 5:45 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, at her granddaughter’s home and at 102 years of age, she will be spending her first Christmas in Heaven. What joy!
Visitation will be from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Monday at Greenwell Funeral Home, Martinsville. Graveside services will follow in Marshall Cemetery, with the Rev. Jeff Loper officiating. Online condolences may be left at www.markwellfuneralhome.com. Greenwell Funeral Home, Martinsville, is in charge of the arrangements.
She was born June 10, 1911, in Scottland, Ill., the daughter of Harland Elmer Quillen and Jennie Mae Petty Quillen and grew up with a brother, Ralph, and sisters, Doris and Elizabeth. On Sept. 17, 1932, she married her sweetheart Floyd N. Moore in Paris, Ill., and the following year their only child Harold L. Moore was born. Mae and Floyd shared 67 years together before he passed away on April 30, 2000.
Mae completed the eighth grade at Pleasant Hill Elementary. She was always sad that she was not able to complete high school. At the age of 22 she received Jesus Christ as her Savior and she served Him her entire life. Mae was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church in Marshall for more than 50 years. She was a homemaker and loved quilting and embroidery.
She is survived by her granddaughter, Tamara E. Burgett and husband Matt of Marshall; stepgrandson, Eric Boyer and wife Melody of Marshall; stepgranddaughter, Robin Pancake and husband Todd of Marshall; great-grandsons, Ryan Nicholson and wife Brandy and Ryan Hartbank, all of Marshall; great-great-grandsons, Gatlin and Gage Nicholson; stepgreat-grandchildren, Kyla Boyer, and Chloe and Corey Pancake; sister, Elizabeth Caprio of Westport, Conn.; daughter-in-law, Gloria Moore of Marshall; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, Harold Moore; daughter-in-law, Phyllis Hornbrook Moore; granddaughter, Bethany Noller; brother, Ralph Quillen; and sister, Doris Sidenbender.
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