Robert Smith Moore Jr., 61, of Lehigh Acres, died Sunday, May 5, 2013, in Fort Myers. He was born Jan. 7, 1952, in Grayson County, Va., to Robert and Mary Jane (Alford) Smith Moore Sr.
He served 10 years in the U.S. Air Force. He lived in Lehigh Acres for the past 21 years and was a former resident of Lexington, N.C
Moore served for many years as chaplain for American Legion Post 323 in Lehigh. He also was a chaplain for Hope Healthcare Services for 21 years and served many families in their time of need.
He was a member of McGregor Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife: Charlotte Moore; sons, Robert (Jennifer) Moore and Jason Moore; brothers, Terry (Terri) Moore, Michael (Shirley) Moore and Greg (Debbie) Moore; sister, Lynn (Larry) Barker; grandchildren, Joseph, Ethan and Noah; and grandchildren, Evan and Miles, and their mother, Sarah Moore.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Clark Moore.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at McGregor Baptist Church, with Dr. Dan Allen and the Rev. Sherrill Tillery officiating. The graveside committal was held Friday, May 10, 2013, at Forest Hill Memorial Park in Lexington, N.C. Interment followed at Forest Hill Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hope Healthcare Services, 9470 HealthPark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33907.
Arrangements handled by the Akin-Davis Funeral Home in Fort Myers and the Davidson Funeral Home in Lexington, N.C.