Julia Moore ~ Texarkana, Texas

Updated: February 27, 2018

Mrs. Samuel (Julia) Moore, 99 years and 3 months old, of Texarkana, Texas, died Friday, February 23, 2018.

Mrs. Moore was former school teacher in the Texarkana, Texas School District for almost 50 years. She taught at Theron Jones Elementary, Nash Elementary and Dunbar Elementary. She was married for 50 years to Samuel Moore, Sr., a life-long resident of Texarkana, who died in 1991. The couple owned and operated Moore Family Funeral Homes, of Texarkana and Ashdown, Ark.

She is survived by her caretaker of a decade, Dr. Alda Moore, a licensed psychologist and licensed funeral director.

Visitation will be held from 4-6 p.m. Friday, March 2, 2018, at the Moore Family Funeral Home, located at 118 Dougherty Street in Ashdown, Ark. There will also be a visitation from 11 a.m. until the time of the service on Saturday, March 3, 2018, at Oak Street Baptist Church in Texarkana.

Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. Saturday, March 3, 2018, at Oak Street Baptist Church in Texarkana with Rev. L.B. George and Rev. (Judge) Wendell Griffen of Little Rock, Ark., officiating.

Interment will follow in Red Springs Cemetery in Texarkana, Texas.