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Dewey Junior Moore, 85, of Fly, died Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020, at Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born in New Matamoras on Sept. 18, 1935, the son of Dewey M. and Nancy Hays Moore.

He was a member of the Gravel Hill Baptist Church and was employed by the J.F. Allen Co. of Clarksburg, West Virginia as a surveyor retiring in 1994. He graduated from Stover High School in New Matamoras in 1955. He was a U.S. Army veteran. On Aug. 4, 1957, he married Shirley Ritchie who preceded him in death on May 22, 2020.

He is survived by two daughters, Tammy Kenney (Francis Gene) and Trina Jackson (Randy), both of Newport; two grandchildren, Alanna Heiney (Cody), of Newport, and Adam Kenney (Taylor), of Columbus; and two great-grandchildren, Kaylen and Kendall Heiney.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, Homer, Eugene and Garry Moore and by two sisters, Hilda Kinney and Betty Delong.

Graveside services were held Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, at the Meherly Cemetery at Fly with Rev. Dave Michael officiating.

Hadley Funeral home in New Matamoras is in charge of the services.

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