Lou Edna Terry Moore

Lou Edna Terry Moore, 74, formerly of Ralls and Post, Texas, met her Lord and Savior in heaven on July 25, 2020.

Lou Edna, often times called Terry by most, was born on January 13, 1946 to John Davis Terry and Arlene Frances Terry in Ralls, Texas.

After graduating from Lorenzo High School in 1964, she went to Drone’s Business School. Shortly thereafter, she met and married the love of her life, Jerry Ray Moore. They wed June 4, 1965 in Ralls, Texas. Together, they went on to raise two wonderful boys, Ricky Ray and Terry Michael. After finishing business school, Terry worked at Southwestern Bell for a short period of time, but she primarily worked in the banking industry. She worked at Security State Bank in Ralls and Century Savings and Wells Fargo in Post. After retiring, Terry and Jerry spent time fishing, playing bingo, playing games and working on some of Jerry’s hobbies. Terry was very competitive and loved a good challenge.

Terry was proceeded in death by her husband Jerry on March 8, 2017. Also proceeding her in death was her beloved mother, Arlene; her dearly loved grandmother, Nettie Lucille Elam; and highly admired grandfather, Paul Bill Elam.

She is survived by her two sons, Ricky and wife Carla of Christoval, Texas and Michael and wife Yvonne of Amarillo, Texas; one granddaughter, Mikayla Moore of Lubbock, Texas; and one grandson, Cody Moore of Amarillo, Texas. She is also survived by two sisters, Billie and husband Mike Gilberti of Roberson Ranch, Texas and Celia and husband Spencer Cotton of Tyler, Texas; two brothers, Johnny and wife Alice of Tyler, Texas and David and wife Janet of Tyler, Texas; and many nieces and nephews.

Graveside services were held at Ralls Cemetery on Thursday, July 30th at 3 p.m. Officiating was Reverend Mills Caraway of Church of the Vine, Christoval, Texas.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Make a Wish Foundation.

 

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