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Michael "Mike" William Moore

December 4, 1950 — October 14, 2022


MICHAEL "MIKE" WILLIAM MOORE,  age 71 of Athens, Tn. passed away Friday, October 14, 2022, in Maggie Valley, North Carolina. He was a native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, Tenn. a son of the late Hubert and Mable Ann Johnson Moore and preceded in death by infant daughter: Mable a Moore two brothers:  Donnie Moore, Cletus  "Moose" Moore and Buster Moore. He was owner and operator of H Bar M Rodeo of which organized rodeos in the southeast and was a livestock hauler, farrier, and horse auction owner.  He was a veteran of the U. S. Army. 
Survivors: Daughter: Mochelle Moore of Decatur, Tenn., Son-in-law: Richard Mathews Granddaughter: Sadi Moore,  Grandson One: Bryan (Nicole) Powers, Grandson Two: Bryson Garrett (Devin) Clark, Grandson Three: Logan Bryson, Grandson  Johnny Be Good: Jon Mathews, Granddaughter Red: Mechelle Howard,  Granddaughter: Scarlett Sneed, Five Great Grandchildren: Cowgirl Willow Moore, Brantley Powers, Netty Garrett, Ayva Miller, and  Adeline Miller several nieces nephews. 
Graveside services 11:00 A.M. Wednesday in Sullins Cemetery with officiating. Active pallbearers will be Bryan Powers, Bryson Garrett, Logan Bryson, Joe Ben Sneed, Jon Mathews, and Andy Martin. The family will receive friends from 5-7 Tuesday in the funeral home. Honorary pallbearers Bobby Watson and Rick Rollins,  Condolences may be sent  to  Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, Tenn., in charge of arrangements. 

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Tuesday, October 18, 2022

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Graveside Service

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Sullins Cemetery

, Athens, TN 37303

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