In Loving Memory…

Gary W. Moore

Gary Wayne Moore, 65, of Sedalia, passed away Saturday morning, April 7, 2018, at his home.

He was born July 6, 1952, in Sedalia, son of Dee Moore and Shirley Mae (Donath) Moore.

Gary was liked by everyone. He never knew a stranger and was always concerned about others. His hobbies included listening to music of all kinds, playing on the computer, fishing and playing pool. He had worked for the sheltered workshop, Ewing Vocational Center, and Brick Front Grill. He also volunteered with the Sedalia Parks Department. He was a member of Epworth United Methodist Church.

Surviving are a brother, David Moore, of Smithton; a sister, Judy Moore, of Sedalia; sister-in-law, Tracey Moore; three nieces, Lori, Lesa and Alia; a nephew, Lincoln; twelve great nieces and nephews who called him “Uncle Grandpa;” and three great-great nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 10, at Heckart Funeral Home, with the Rev. Calvin Pritchard officiating.

Casket bearers will be David Moore, Lincoln Moore, Dugan Layton, Jason Moore, Kylen Moore and Alex Henderson.

Honorary bearers will be Donald Moore, Jim Cline and Kalix Byrd.

Burial will be in Crown Hill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 12:30 p.m. until service time Tuesday at the funeral home.

The family requests no flowers and that memorials be given to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, in care of the funeral home.


  1. Rebekah and Olivia Oehrke :

    So sorry for your loss … I will miss seeing Gary’s smiling face and so will many others . Our sincere condolences ..God Bless

  2. Judi Busker Mathieu :

    I have known Gary and his family since I was a child. I am very sorry for your loss.

  3. Tim and Gina Doogs :

    Dave and family, so very sorry for your loss.

  4. edward selvey and family :

    Sorry for your lost. Prayers for David, Judy and family. Gary was a super nice guy with a smile always on his face. He will be missed.

  5. Kenda Maples :

    My thoughts and prayers are with your family! I worked with Gary at Cooperative Workshops Inc. Gary always had a smile on his face. He will be missed. So glad I was able to know him.

  6. so very sorry for your loss ,my family had known him for years ,he was such a great guy

  7. Carol Simons Caldwell :

    Although time shifted our directions and we lost track of each other’s family, you will be missed. Growing up together near your grandma and playing and hanging out together along with Judy made wonderful memories. I am sorry David and Judy for your loss.

  8. Mike Franklin :

    David and family,so sorry for your loss. Sending our prayers and thoughts.

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