Former Conference Lay Leader Frances Moore died January 6, 2019.
The arrangements are as follows:
- Services will be Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, at 11:30 a.m. at Vestavia Hills United Methodist Church, with visitation prior to the service beginning at 10 a.m.
- Also, on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019, at 1 p.m. at Fayette First United Methodist Church, with visitation one hour prior to the service, and burial following at Fayette City Cemetery.
Mrs. Moore served as Conference Lay Leader from 1992-1997. She was the first woman elected to the position of Conference Lay Leader in North Alabama. She served many Conference leadership roles including lay leader of the Tuscaloosa District, member of the Board of Trustees of Huntingdon College, delegate to two General and Jurisdictional Conferences, and co-chair of the Vision/Structure Team leading to the 2001 restructuring of the Annual Conference. She also served on multiple committees of the Southeastern Jurisdiction.
She is survived by her three children, James Monroe Moore III, Frank Hastings (Rita) Moore and Louisa Moore (Rev. Joey) Elmore; six grandchildren; two great-granddaughters; her brother, Joseph Edmund (Betty) Hastings; and many nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Huntingdon College, 1500 East Fairview Avenue, Montgomery, AL 36106.
Please remember her family in your prayers.