Connie Moore, 81, of Van Buren passed away Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014, at a local hospital. She was born Sept. 15, 1933, in Alma to Henry and Georgia (Gregory) Bennett. She was a retired employee of Mercy of Fort Smith and of the Baptist faith. She was preceded in death by a son, Darryl Moore; and a grandson, Aaron Moore.

She is survived by her husband of 65 years, John Moore of the home; one daughter, Molly Mitchael of Van Buren; three sons, Johnny Moore of Georgia, Larry Moore and his wife Sherry of Rudy and Ronald Moore and his wife Amy of Jacksonville, Fla.; one sister, Donna Stabbs of Alma; nine grandchildren, three stepgrandchildren one great-grandson.

Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Monday 2014 at Ocker Memorial Chapel in Van Buren with burial to follow at Dyer Cemetery in Dyer under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.

Pallbearers will be grandchildren, Brian, Kevin, Robert and Charlie Moore, Christopher Soulliere and Chris and Russell Baggett.

Family will visit with relatives and friends 2-4 p.m. Sunday at Ocker Funeral Home, 700 Jefferson St., Van Buren.

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