Della "Bea" Moore, 82, of the Mowrystown community, passed away Monday, Nov. 18, 2019 at Hospice of Hope-Ohio Valley Inpatient Center in Seaman.

She was born July 1, 1937 in Charleston, W.Va., the daughter of the late Leo A. Harper and Willa Lee Gregory.

Bea was a member of God's Holiness Mission in Mowrystown, where she was the Sunday school teacher for many years, until she wasn't able to attend. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Surviving are her loving husband of 62 years, H. Joe Moore, whom she married on March 31, 1957; a daughter, Terry (David) McDaniel of Georgetown; three sons, Raymond (Gloria) Moore of Hillsboro, Scott (Tonia) Moore of Mt. Orab and Eric (Jill) Moore of Georgetown; many grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Wanda Whitlock and Betty Jo Affolter; two brothers, Leo Harper and Kenneth Gregory; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Bea was preceded in death by a grandson, Joshua Moore; a sister, Mary Wills; and a brother, Richard Gregory.

Services will be held at Edgington Funeral Home, 17 E. Main St. Mowrystown, Monday, Nov. 25 at 1 p.m. with grandson David McDaniel officiating. Interment will follow in the Mowrystown Cemetery. Friends will be received at the funeral home on Monday from 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

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