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Janis Moore, 81, formerly of Fulton, died Monday, December 7, 2020, at the El Reposo Nursing Home in Florence, Alabama. She was born September 21, 1939, in the Tilden community of Itawamba County, to Homer Leon and Lois Smith Umfress. She was an active member of the First Christian Church in Huntsville, Alabama, where she was an Elder and taught Sunday School. She was in Finance Administration at several Universities, and retired from University of Alabama-Huntsville. She was the neighborhood volunteer for the annual American Heart Association drive for many years. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, and being around her family, especially her grandchildren.
Services will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 14, at the McNeece-Morris Funeral Home Chapel in Fulton with Douglas Smith officiating. The public is invited to attend, and the family requests that social distancing be practiced. McNeece-Morris Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include her husband of 60 years, Bobby Moore; one daughter, Stephanie Moore Wieseman (Kevin), both of Florence, AL; one son, Dr. Scott Alan Moore (Dawn) of San Antonio, TX; five grandchildren, Will Wieseman, Andy Wieseman, Carson Moore, Camden Moore, and Ella Moore.
She was preceded in death by one sister, Jane Gray; one brother, Leon Umfress; and her parents.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Avenue, Dallas, TX, 75231.
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Monday, December 14, 2020
3800 Highway 178 E
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