Ellen E. Moore

March 10, 1922 ‒ November 14, 2007

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Ellen Edith Moore, age 85, of Mount Vernon, died Wednesday November 14, 2007 at the Knox Community Hospital in Mount Vernon. Ellen was born March 10, 1922 in Butler, Ohio to Francis W. and Clara (Gadfield) Smith. She was a graduate of Loudonville High School and had spent most of her lifetime in the Knox County area.

She was an active member of The Mount Vernon Salvation Army and the Ladies Home League.

Surviving are her sister Madella Ferris of Texas; daughter and son-in-law Janet and Gary Dudgeon of Marengo; her son David Moore, her son and daughter-in-law Earl and Elizabeth Moore all of Mount Vernon; eleven grandchildren Beth, Bill, Becky, Marie, Jim, Jeremy, Bill, Wendi, Allen, David and Lisa; eleven great grandchildren Cody, Heather, Cory, Brandi, Jamey, Jesse, Aariona, Cody. Timothy, Dylan and Jazmin a great great granddaughter Jayla ; a special niece and nephew Joann and Fred Stevens and several nieces and nephews. Ellen was preceded in death by her husband Jesse Moore, her parents, 2 brothers Walter Smith and Richard Smith and 4 sisters Bessie Sovine, Dorothy Koser, Leona Taylor and Della Mae Smith.

Friends may call Thursday November 15, 2007 from 4 PM to 6 PM and Friday November 16, 2007 from 10 AM to 11 AM at The Salvation Army 206 East Ohio Ave., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

Funeral services will be Friday, November 16, 2007 at 11 AM at The Mount Vernon Salvation Army, with Major Robert Bender officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Ellen Moore.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Salvation Army, 206 East Ohio Ave., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

To send an online condolence to the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com