Mavis Dennis Moore, 82, the
widower of Carley J. “CJ” Moore, went home to be with the Lord, Monday,
June 8, 2020 at her residence.
Mrs. Moore was born the
daughter of George Dennis and Jessie Powell Dennis on November 30, 1937
in Johnsonville. Mrs. Moore was a mother to all who knew her.
She was a beloved babysitter for many years and adored every little one
entrusted to her care. She was a lifelong faithful member of Johnsonville
Pentecostal Holiness Church where she served in the church choir and Women’s
Ministries. She was a devoted wife, loving mother, cherished grandmother
and great-grandmother. Her greatest pleasure was spending time with
her family and she took great pride in loving, guiding, and caring for
each one. Though words could never fully describe all her life, she
committed her life to acts of selfless giving, fervent prayer, and an unconditional
Mavis and CJ shared 53 years
together. Their home was blessed with: two children, Bruce
Wendell Moore (Connie) and Ava Juan Allen (Robbie); three grandchildren,
Michelle Moore (Jessie), Wendy Parrott (Jason), and Carley Moore (Hannah);
and eight great-grandchildren, Benjamin Moore, Carly Moore, Jackson Parrott,
Owen Parrott, Braylynn Parrott, Conner Moore, Jamison Moore, and Harmoni
Moore. She is also survived by a sister, Meredith Hooks (Stanley);
and two sister-in-laws, Margaret Moore and Gracie Hucks.
She is predeceased by:
her parents; her husband; three brothers, Everett “Bubba” Dennis, JC Dennis,
and Malvin Dennis; and two sisters, Elizabeth “Beth” Altman and Linda Jean
A Home Going Celebration
will be 3PM, Thursday, June 11, 2020 at the Johnsonville Pentecostal Holiness
Church. Internment will follow in the Garden of Devotion Cemetery
directed by McKenzie Funeral Home.
The Moore family will receive
family and friends prior to the service from 2-3PM in the church sanctuary.
The Moore family would like
to extend a special “Thank You” to Jon Maddrix, Sheila McKenzie, Carrie
Alexander, Erica Wilkes, Linda Tyler, and Regency SouthernCare Hospice.
McKenzie Funeral Home is
honored to serve the Moore family.