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Darrell E. Moore

Darrell E. Moore, age 86, of Sarahsville, Ohio, died Tuesday, November 21, 2023, at his home. He was born February 2, 1937, in Mt. Ephraim, son of the late Clarence and Opal Bates Moore. Darrell was a 1954 graduate of Sarahsville High School. He retired as a foreman from the Mahle Corporation following 44 years of service and he owned and operated a logging business with his brother-in-law, William Franklin, from 1967-1974. He was a member of the Noble Local School Board for eight years and during the time when the new elementary school was built, and he was a member of the Bates Hill Church of Christ. Darrell loved being outdoors. He was an avid golfer, and he enjoyed hunting, fishing, and trapping. He also enjoyed caring for his lawn. He loved watching Ohio sports teams on TV. He was devoted to his family and loved watching his grandchildren in their activities.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Anita Louise Lucas Moore, whom he married June 5, 1959, and who died December 15, 2000; one daughter, Cheryl Ann Moore; two great-grandsons, Bradyn Edward and Boone Charles McKee; and two brothers, Robert L. Moore and Donald C. Moore.

Surviving are his children, Connie L. (Kevin) Brown of Sarahsville, Jennie L. (Edward W.) McKee of Caldwell, and Jimmie L. (Julie) Moore of Sarahsville; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; one sister, Linda (William) Frankin of Sarahsville; one brother, Ronald D. (Donna) Moore of Caldwell; two sisters-in-law, Gara Moore of Cambridge and Marcia (Jeff) Carpenter of Sarahsville; brother-in-law, David (Pam) Lucas of Barnesville; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Friends may call Monday, November 27, 2023, from 2-8 p.m. at McVay-Perkins Funeral Home, 416 East Street, Caldwell, where the funeral service will be observed Tuesday, November 28th at 11 a.m. with Evangelist Jimmie Moore officiating. Burial will follow at Village View Cemetery. An online guestbook may be signed at

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