Betty I. Moore

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Betty I. Moore, 92, of Willard, formerly of Shell Knob, passed away Friday, June 27, 2014, in Willard Care Center, Willard.

She was born Jan. 2, 1922, in Kansas City, the daughter of Henry "Jack" and Rose Belle (Barber) Moore, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were nine siblings, Elmo, Earl, Gene, Ernest, Rosalee, Francis, Richard, Robert and Margaret.

She grew up in Kansas City, where she graduated from high school. She attended National College in Kansas City, where she received her bachelor's degree. She received her master's degree from the University of Chicago. She began her career as a Social Worker for the state of Illinois. She moved to Kansas City in 1980, to teach as an assistant professor at Avila College. She retired in 1986 and moved to Shell Knob.

No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Shell Knob.

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