Moore, Franklin D.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Franklin D. Moore, 75, of McDonald, and a lifelong resident of East Ridge, died peacefully at his home on Sept 1, 2014.

Mr. Moore was a local business owner of Stanrich Studio Inc. for 45 years. He was past master of East Lake Lodge #698 F&AM, Scottish Rite, Alhambra Shrine, past president of TPPA, Chattanooga Trout Club Association, Chattanooga City Farmers and Walking Horse Boosters.

He is survived by his daughter, Beth Moore Perry, and his grandchildren, Corin Dunn, Micah Perry and Harper Perry.

A memorial service will be held 11:30 a.m. on Friday at GraceWorks Church with Dr. Bill Owens officiating. Interment will be at 1:30 p.m. at Chattanooga National Cemetery with full military honors.

Send condolences at www.CovenantFuneral.com.

Arrangements are by Covenant Funeral & Crematory, Crox family-owned and operated.

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