YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Funeral services will be held at 12:00 Noon on Friday, October 27, 2017 at Victory Christian Center, Coitsville Campus, for Ms. Thelma Moore, 78, whom entered eternal rest on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Mercy Health-Youngstown.
Ms. Moore was born August 27, 1939 in York, Alabama, to the late Jeff Hill and Jessie Mae Cooper. She was the oldest of three children.
Thelma attended school in York and was employed at General Motors in Lordstown. She retired as a welder in 1990, after more than 27 years of employment.
Ms. Moore was a faithful member of Victory Christian Center and ministered to others as a member of the intercessory prayer team.
Thelma loved ceramics and was a master creative artist creating many beautiful pieces. She loved traveling with a passion and had enjoyed the sights of Spain, Morocco and Ghana, just to name a few. She had an eye for and collected beautiful artwork. Thelma loved good food and enjoyed fine wine. She doted on her family and friends and relished the time spent with them. Thelma’s most “favorite” things were prayer, reading the Word and praising God! She truly loved the Lord!
She leaves to mourn but rejoice her memory two daughters, Tonia Moore of Youngstown and Annette Thomas of Columbus; two sons, Henry Moore of Columbus and Dave Williams of Youngstown; eight grandchildren, Dwayne Gilmore, Marie Files, Bradley Thomas, O’Brien Pierce, Malik (Davon) Williams, Keisha, Henry and Cortez Moore; three great-grandchildren, Dwayne, Nalashia and Isiah; two nephews, Douglas and Andrew Hill; two nieces, Lynn Hill and Regina Comer-Balog and a host of other family members and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Clarence Hill; a sister, Delores Comer and a daughter, Gaynelle Moore Kennedy.
Friends may call on Friday, October 27 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon at the church.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to L.E. Black, Phillips & Holden Funeral Home.
A television tribute will air Thursday, October 26 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.