Olessie M. “Dear” Moore, age 95, was born March 15, 1921, in Jacksonville, TX, to her parents, Leva and Fred Stafford. She passed away January 18, 2017, in Cedar Hill, TX.
Olessie is survived by her son, Ron Moore and his wife, Clarice; daughter, Carole Kersh and her husband, Leonard(Deceased); seven grandchildren, Samuel C. Moore, Cecily Mayberry, Shea Kersh, Sean Kersh, Ron Moore, Jr., Camille Moore, and Morgan Moore; six great grandchildren, Malcolm “Trey” Mayberry, Simeon Mayberry, DaCedric Moore, Kailor Mayberry, Jordan Moore, and Cameron Moore; two brothers, Emerson Stafford and his wife, Janet and Samuel Stafford; two sisters, Earline Morgan and Freddie Whitehead; and a host of other nieces and nephews, with a special thanks to her loving nephew, Teddy Williams.
Funeral services are 11:00 am, Saturday, January 28, 2017, at Grace Place Church of Christ, Duncanville, TX.
Interment will follow at 11:00 am, Monday, January 30, 2017, at Resthaven Memorial Park, Midland, TX.