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Emma Battle Moore

Mrs. Emma Battle Moore, age 88, of Newbern, Ala., formerly of Rome, passed away December 28, 2017 in a Greensboro, Alabama hospital.

Mrs. Moore was born December 23, 1929, in Newbern, Alabama, a daughter of the late Jefferson Davis Battle and Emma Woodson Battle. She was preceded in death by her husband, Claude Moore; brother, Earl Battle; sister, Mary Ella Ethridge.

Survivors include sons, Ira Adolphus Moore, Armuchee; William Crawford Moore, Rome; Jefferson Battle Moore, Newbern, Ala.; brothers, Lull Battle, Newbern, Ala.; Crawford Battle, Newbern, Ala.; six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, one great-great grandchild, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, January 5, 2018,at Good Shepherd Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jamie Moore officiating. Interment will follow in Oaknoll Memorial Gardens. The family will receive one hour prior to the service,on Friday, Good Shepherd Funeral Home, 2750 Shorter Ave., Rome, Ga. 30165.

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Parnick Jennings Sr.'s Good Shepherd Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.