Moore, Grace Lucile Burt

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Grace Moore
Grace Moore

Grace Lucile Burt Moore, 95, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, passed away on Sunday, January 21, 2018.

Lucy was born in Athens, Ga., on March 22, 1922, to the late Obie Clifford and Clyde Melton Burt. She retired from the VA Hospital with over 30 years of service. She moved to Columbia, SC in 1925 and lived there until 2011 when she moved to Chattanooga. She was a member of Park St. Baptist Church in Columbia, SC. She enjoyed sewing and painting, but above all she loved her family.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 72 years, Jack Moore; sister, Inez Seyfer; brothers, ML Burt, Obie Burt Jr., Sam Burt; son, Bruce Moore; daughter-in-law, Linda Moore; and grandson, Joshua Moore.

She is survived by her son, Jack (Barbara) Moore of Mt. Pleasant, SC; daughter, Susan (Tim) Gunter of Chattanooga, TN; grandchildren, Jackie (Mike Blau) Moore, John (Kirsten) Moore, Kim (Bill) Martin, Jenny (John) Eaves, Anna (Jason) Leonard, Meghan (Mark) Herndon, Kaitlin Gunter, Timothy (Etta) Gunter, Caroline Gunter, Elyssa Gunter, Rebecca Gunter, and 16 great-grandchildren.  

The family will receive friends from 5:30–7 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 25, with services being held at 7 p.m. at Covenant Presbyterian Church with Rev. Eric Mullinax officiating.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 27, at Bush River Memorial Gardens in Columbia, SC.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at Temples Halloran Funeral Home in Columbia, SC.

Please visit to share words of comfort to the family.

Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, East Brainerd Road. 

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