Published: January 11, 2013
Jane Moore, age 82 of Jacksonville, passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2013 in North Little Rock after a brief unexpected illness. She was born February 13, 1930 in Ladoga, Indiana to the late James Ernest and Thelma Carver Myers. Jane graduated from the St. Louis City Hospital School of Nursing. It was there that she met Dr. Rex Norman Moore. On November 24, 1954 they were married in St. Louis, Missouri. They moved to Jacksonville in 1962. Following her nursing career, Jane devoted her life caring for her husband and being very active with her children's school activities and functions. Jane was a longtime member of the First United Methodist Church in Jacksonville. She was cherished by her dear friends, the Needle Nuts who traveled and sewed together for more than forty years. Jane was a very active member of her local bridge club. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Patricia Manning; infant son, James Dewey Moore and her sister, Vivian Kalweit.
She is survived by her husband, Rex Moore of the home; daughter, Sandy Moore of Little Rock; two sons, Jeff Moore of Chicago, Illinois, Dave Moore of Gravel Ridge, Arkansas; five grandchildren, Josh Moore of Jacksonville and his wife and daughter, Erin and Emily Patricia Moore (Jane's only great grandchild), Shanna Haney of Jacksonville, Katie and Grant Moore and their mother Barbara Hostetler, all living in Madison, Wisconsin, Indigo Anderson-Moore of Little Rock.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until 12 noon Saturday, January 12, 2013 at Moore's Jacksonville Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to the Friends of Animal Village, 7401 Colonel Glen Road, Little Rock, Arkansas 72214. www.friendsoftheanimalvillage.org. Please sign the online guest register at www.mooresjacksonvillefuneralhome.com. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Moore's Jacksonville Funeral Home and Crematory. (501) 982-2136.