Clara Deacon Moore, 86, of Buena Vista died April 20


Clara Deacon Moore, 86, of Buena Vista, passed away Thursday, April 20, 2017, at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.

Born April 23, 1930, she was a daughter of Harry Lee Deacon and Alleyne Reid Deacon.

She was a member of Buena Vista Presbyterian Church. 

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Phillip Arnold Moore; sister, Marie Deacon Moore; and brother, Norman Reid Deacon.

Surviving are her daughter, Brenda Moore Wheeler, and husband, Johnny; son, Keith Arnold Moore, and wife, Ammie; grandsons, Jeff Bartley and wife, Kathy, Phillip Derrick Wheeler, and Todd Phillip Lee Moore; great-grandsons, Hayden Bartley and Jacob Bartley; sister, Florence D. Deacon; and nieces and nephews.

A funeral will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday, April 24, at Bolling, Grose & Lotts Funeral Chapel with Dr. John McDonald and the Rev. W. David Bain officiating. Burial will follow at Rockbridge Memorial Gardens.

Family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 23, at the funeral home.  Memorial contributions may be made to Buena Vista Presbyterian Church, 303 E. 24th Street, Buena Vista, VA. 24416.

Arrangements are being handled by Bolling, Grose, & Lotts Funeral Home and Cremation Services.


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