The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

November 11, 2012

Marilyn Moore

Published 11-11-12


Enid News and Eagle

ENID — Funeral for Marilyn Moore will be 1:30 p.m. Monday, November 12, 2012, at Carmen Christian Church. Rev. Kirk Board will officiate. Interment will be in Carmen City Cemetery under direction of Wentworth Mortuary LLC, Carmen.

Marilyn Esther Moore, daughter of the late Leslie Chauncey and Ruth (Leser) Hall, was born November 27, 1938, at Bristol, Connecticut, and passed away November 7, 2012, at Enid, Oklahoma, at the age of 73 years, 11 months, and 11 days.

Marilyn grew up in Bristol and graduated high school from there and then attended a trade school.

On February 13, 1963, she was united in marriage to Ray Moore in Reno, Nevada. They made their home in California and Connecticut before moving to Carmen 32 years ago.

Marilyn loved to read books and watch college basketball, rooting for the University of Connecticut and Oklahoma State University. She also enjoyed cross-stitching and watching old movies and plays, such as “Annie” and “Phantom of the Opera.”

Marilyn loved spending time with her grandchildren and decorating for all holidays and was looking forward to decorating the Christmas tree with twin grandsons, Brayden and Cayden.

She was also a Civil War history buff and collected Precious Moments figurines. She and her family owned and operated the Nifty 50’s restaurant in Carmen for several years. Marilyn was a member of Carmen Christian Church and D.A.R.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Marilyn is survived by her husband, Ray, of Carmen; three sons, James of California, Kenny of Oregon and Chris and wife Christina of Carmen; one brother, Ron Hall of Carmen; six grandchildren, Brayden, Cayden, Savannah, Jessie, Nichole and Heather; one great-grandchild; and other relatives and friends.

Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to help with funeral expenses.

Remembrances may be shared at www.marshallfuner alhomes.com.

(Submitted by family)