MOORE, Mr. Alvin - Age 77, passed away Monday, July 30, 2012 at Hurley Medical Center. Family hour 2 p.m. Friday, August 3, 2012 at Metropolitan Baptist Tabernacle, 930 E. Myrtle Ave., with funeral service commencing at 2:30 p.m. Pastor Carlos D. Williams, officiating. Interment Flint Memorial Park Cemetery, G-9506 N. Dort Hwy. Friends and pallbearers will assemble at the church 2 p.m. Friday. Mr. Moore will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., and may be viewed from 2-8 p.m. with family present from 2-6 p.m. Thursday.
Mr. Alvin R. Moore was born July 19, 1935 in Flint, Michigan, the eldest son of Willie B. and Evelyn (White) Moore, Sr. Alvin attended Flint public schools and graduated from Northern High School. He was a dedicated employee of General Motors for over 30 years and a faithful member of Metropolitan Baptist Tabernacle until his health began to fail. He loved his family, sports and watching his brothers sporting events over the years. Al himself, was a great baseball and softball player in his day. He was a very loving, giving person and always had a smile and a kind word for all he met.
Mr. Alvin Moore leaves to cherish his memory: brother, Gerald Moore; aunt, Cloteal Moore Coney both of Flint, MI; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Mr. Moore was preceded in death by his parents, Willie B. and Evelyn Moore; grandparents, Reuben and Millie Moore, Major and Maggie White; brothers, James, Willie Jr. and Raymond Moore; two aunts, Ruby Stevenson and Mildred Isabel; and uncles, Lonnie L. Coney, James White and Robert White.