Glenda Moore

Published 8:52 am Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Glenda Merle Riley Little Moore, age 81 and born on March 14, 1933, in Bogalusa, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, at Our Lady of the Angels Hospital in Bogalusa.

She was the oldest active member of Ben’s Ford Baptist Church and Senior Sunday School Class treasurer. She was member of the Jessamine Chapter No. 82 Order of the Eastern Star, a Worthy Matron and Grand Martha for the State of Louisiana and mother of the Rainbow Girls.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Buddy Little, and her second husband, Joe W. Moore; her son, Greg Little; her parents, Emri Riley and Annie Anderson Riley; and her brothers, J.C. Riley and Milton Riley.

She is survived by one daughter, Margaret (Skipper) Creel; two sons, Terry Little and Gerald (Connie) Little; stepchildren, Stanley Moore, Kathy (Glenn) Wallace, Diane (Jerry) Lewis, Lisa Hobgood and Lori (Nonzzie) Williams; 14 grandchildren, Shane Creel, Kevin Moore, Stacey Rester, Jennifer Lewis, Ryan Payne, Justin Payne, Ethan Hobgood, Zachary Little, Joseph Ditcharo, Brittany Maxwell, Brian Maxwell, Heather McKnight, April Little-Bell and Derek Little; 28 great-grandchildren; and a nephew, Rick Moore.

Visitation was held at Ben’s Ford Baptist Church on Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, from 4:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Visitation continued at Ben’s Ford Baptist Church on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, from 9 a.m. until the funeral services at 11 a.m. The funeral services were at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Lynn Martin, the Rev. Caleb Martin and the Rev. Jim Byrd officiating. Interment followed at Ben’s Ford Baptist Church Cemetery.

Active pallbearers were Kevin Moore, Derek Little, Jay Bell, Brian Maxwell, Danny Ray Freeman and Zack Little.

Honorary pallbearers were Shane Creel, Skipper Creel, Glenn Wallace and Jerry Lewis.

Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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