In Memory

LaVelle Mae Marshall Moore (Ovalo Eagles) - Class Of 1938

LaVelle Mae Marshall Moore

November 19, 1919 - June 20, 2001

LaVelle Mae Marshall Moore, daughter of Rufus Jackson Marshall and Lottie Mae Landers, married to Robert Lee Moore and buried in Weimar Masonic Cemetery, Weimar, Colorado County, Texas.


La Velle Mae Marshall Moore, 81, of Weimar died Wednesday June 20 at Parkview Manor in Weimar. Funeral services were held Friday, June 22 at the First Baptist Church in Schulenburg with Rev. Mike Gresham and Rev. Wayne Williams officiating. Interment followed in the Weimar Masonic Cemetery.

Mrs. Moore was born Nov. 19, 1919 in Ovalo to R. J. and Lottie Landers Marshall. She attended Ovalo High School.

She married Robert L. Moore on Sept. 27, 1942 in Abilene. They moved to the Weimar area in 1947. She was a member of the first Baptist Church in Weimar, and later of first Baptist Church in Schulenburg, a Sunday School teacher, member of the Women's Missionary Union, former member of Literary Guild and Weimar PTA.

She was a housewife and formerly associated with Betty's Interiors. She lived in this area for 54 years, also living in College Station and Ovalo.

She will always be remembered for her devotion to her husband and family, and for love of life.

Mrs. Moore is survived by her husband of 58 years, Robert L. Moore of Weimar; one daughter, Linda and Husband Henry Hartman of Victoria; one son, Larry and wife Nan Moore of Katy; one sister, Dorothy Little of Bryan; one brother Doyle Marshall of Abilene.

She is also survived by three grandchildren Adam, Steven and Craig Moore; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Patsy Peoples; and two brothers, Weldon and Alton Marshall

Pallbearers were Adam, Steven and Craig Moore, Charles T. Trefny, Robert Gall, E.T. Reeves, Vernon Zimmermann, Betty Jo Seifert and Kenneth Rabel.

The Weimar Mercury
June 28, 2001