May 3, 1919- January 15, 2019
Mae Sue Dover Moore, 99, of Tucker, formerly of the Macedonia Community in Oglethorpe County, died Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at Grace Healthcare of Tucker in Tucker.
Funeral Services were held Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019 at Macedonia Baptist Church with Dr. Robert B. Hatfield, Jr. officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were Samuel Beale IV, James Beale, Jeffrey Moore, Brian Moore, Lee Moore, Randy Moore, Josh Compton, Chris Compton, Baker Martin, Michael Martin and Daniel Martin.
Mae was born May 3, 1919 in Winterville, to the late Lee Roy Thomas Dover of Habersham County and Holly Anne Fleeman Dover of Oglethorpe County. She attended Arnoldsville High School in Arnoldsville, GA and was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church. On March 16, 1940 she married Elmer Gordon Moore, Sr. She was a homemaker and for 19 years she was a foster parent retiring in 1984. Over the years she influenced the lives of many young people. She enjoyed reading and was an avid gardener. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer Gordon Moore, Sr.; two sons, Warren Aubrey Moore and Hugh Dover Moore; siblings, Annie Lou Lyle and her husband Allen, Ruby Lee Gunn and her husband Lonnie, Guy Dover, J. T. Dover and his wife Margie, Bishop Dover and his wife Winnie, Doris Burt and Leola Dover.
She is survived by three daughters, Joyce Beale and husband Samuel of Tucker, Polly Hatfield and husband Robert of Birmingham, Alabama and Charlotte Compton of Lexington; a son, Elmer Gordon Moore, Jr. and wife Deborah of Hartwell; sister, Ruth Wood of Maxeys; 15 grandchildren; 36 great grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.
McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, 706-453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at www.mccommonsfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest register.