Merle Inez Bishop Moore

Merle Inez Bishop Moore, 96 of the Elliott Community in Robertson County, Texas passed away on Thursday, June 14, 2018 at her home. She was born on September 15, 1921 in Elliott to Arthur Samuel and Annie May Baker Bishop. She received her education in Elliott and married Warren Moore on December 26, 1941. She was a resident of Elliott of the past 43 years previously living in Houston, Texas. Merle was a member of the Elliott Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her parents, Arthur Samuel and Annie May Baker Bishop; husband, Warren Moore; brothers, Arnold, Jack, Sam, Bully, Cot and Herbert Bishop; and sister, Clara Evans. She is survived by a Daughter and Son-in-law, Marlyn and Rick Tinnell of Bryan; Son and Daughter- in-law, Ellis and Juanita Moore of Franklin; Sister, Doris Payne of Hearne; 6 Grandchildren, 15 Great Grandchildren and 4 Great Great Grandchildren. Visitation was held on Sunday, June 17, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at McCauley Funeral Home. Services were held on Monday, June 18, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Elliott Baptist Church with Rev. Dale Wells officiating. Burial followed in the Elliott Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Elliott Cemetery Association, 423 Elliott Cemetery Powers Road, Franklin, Texas 77856.

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