Sylvia Aileen White Moore, 90, of Vanceburg, passed away Wednesday, June 14, 2017, peacefully at home with her family by her side after an extended illness.
Aileen was born Aug. 22, 1926, in Rowan County, to the late Ray Lee and Ethel Hall White Ison.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde Moore; and her siblings Eugene F. White, Harold White, Victor White, Ruth Smith and Becky Carter
Aileen and her husband Clyde owned and operated Moore and White Lumber Company, which opened in 1958, for 36 years. She was a homemaker, a loving mother, and grandmother, which was a huge part of her legacy. If her family wasn't present in her home, then she was present in theirs. She was a member of First Baptist Church. She taught Sunday school and was a member of the choir for more than 25 years. She was a staunch supporter of the Vanceburg Community and supported Lewis County High School band and athletics.
She is survived by her four daughters, Sharon (George) Plummer, Suzanne Pick, Paula (Jimmy) Lykins and Beth (Bill Tom) Stone, all of Vanceburg; seven grandchildren, Dustin Sparks of Bellevue, Amanda Sparks, Sarah (Blake) Roser, Laura (Adam) Nolen, Nate (Montana) Stone, Natalie Stone and Landon Stone, all of Vanceburg; four great-grandchildren, Willow Nolen, Thatcher Nolen, Piper Redmond and Ellis Roser; and many nieces and nephews who will mourn her passing.
Funeral Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 17, 2017, at Vanceburg First Baptist Church. Burial will be in Lewis County Memory Gardens Black Oak.
Friends may call from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday June 16, 2017, and from 8 a.m.to noon Saturday at Gaydos Funeral Home in Vanceburg.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Aileen to Vanceburg First Baptist Church or Cirque d'Art Theatre in Portsmouth, Ohio
Condolences may be sent to gaydosfh.com.
Published on June 15, 2017