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Nelson Moore (8-15-13) service 8-17-13

Nelson Moore was born Feb. 12, 1953 in Corinth, Miss. the son of Rebecca Sue White and the late J. R. “Bully” Moore. He was united in marriage to Marilyn Hite on December 31, 2009.
Mr. Moore was a member of the first graduating class from McNairy Central High School in 1970. He was employed for 38 years with Packaging Corporation of America in Counce, retiring in July of 2013 as a crew leader and paper machine operator. Mr. Moore was a member of International Paper Local 992, having formerly served as Vice-President, and was a faithful member of Good Hope Baptist Church. He enjoyed working in his yard, and loved his family and life with a passion that touched everyone he knew.
Mr. Moore departed this life on Thursday, Aug. 15, in Corinth, Miss.  at the age of 60 years, 6 months, 3 days. He is survived by his wife Marilyn (Hite) Moore of Michie; a son, Steven Moore and wife Jennifer of Medina, Tenn.; a daughter, Scarlett Gattis and husband Brian of Tishomingo, Miss.; a step-son, Josh Hite and wife Christie of Rienzi, Miss.; a step-daughter, Stacy Cook and husband Kevin of Clarksville, Tenn.; eight grandchildren, Ella, Addison, London, Mahlon, Paytlin, Patience, Pierson, and Alex; his mother, Rebecca Moore of Michie; his step-father, Oma (Pee-Wee) Edmondson of Michie; two sisters, Debi Bertalotto and husband Kevin of Oakdale, Calif., and Belinda Henson and husband Jeff of Purdy, Tenn.; several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Services were held on August 17, at 11 a.m. at Shackelford Funeral Directors in Selmer, Tenn., with Roy Bennett, Steven Moore, Josh Hite, and Danny Paul White officiating. Burial followed in the Pebble Hill Cemetery at Michie, Tenn.
 Pallbearers were Jeff Henson, Kevin Bertalotto, Danny Paul White, Alex Hite, Adam Henson, Joshua Henson, Buddy Moore, and Brian Gattis. Mr. Moore’s PCA Counce Mill family served as honorary pallbearers.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or LeBonheur Children’s Hospital.    

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