Glendolyne (Gwen) L. Moore, 92, died Sunday, August 19, 2018 at Park Place, Mt. Pleasant. She was born November 28, 1925 in Donnellson to Glenn Bryanand Myra Anna Rocina Goebel Jannings. On August 5, 1962, she married Wayne Wendell Moore in Donnellson. He died December 14, 2011. She was a graduate of Farmington High School and went on to receive her Bachelor?s degree. Gwen taught school for 37 years, mostly 4th grade. She taught in one room schools in Lee County and 22 years in New London, retiring in 1990, and continued volunteering one day a week in the computer lab until 2000. She was a member of New London Presbyterian Church, P.W., and Dorcas Circle, and taught Sunday School over 25 years; Chapter EV P.E.O.; LT Club; Alpha Zeta chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma; was a board member for Dover Historical Society and Henry County Historical Preservation Commission; and a member of the Genealogical Society; State Historical Society, and Henry County Historical Society. Gwen was a very good cook and enjoyed spending time with grandchildren and family. Mrs. Moore is survived by two sons; Greg Smith of Bonaparte and Jerry Moore, New London; one grandson, Scott Smith; two great-grandchildren; one niece and one nephew. Her husband, parents, and sister Arletta Marsh preceded her in death.
The service for Gwen Moore will be 2:00 Thursday at Elliott Chapel with Pastor Maurie Campbell officiating. Visitation will begin at 9 AM with the family receiving friends from 1:00 until the time of the service. Memorials have been established for New London Presbyterian Church and Dover Historical Society. Online condolences may be left at www.elliottfuneralchapel.com.
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