Obit: Walter Moye

Obit: Walter Moye

October 11th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

FORT OGLETHORPE Walter E. Moye, 69, died Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, after a brief illness.Born in Fort Valley to the late Eugene and Dovie Lou Moye, Mr. Moye had worked at Pabst Brewery, NAPA, Paulk Auto Parts, and later was self-employed. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed fishing and spending time with his grandchildren.Survivors include his daughters, Sabrina (Tim) Hanson, of Warner Robins, and Melissa (William "Bubba") Crawford, of Bonaire; grandchildren, Garrett Hanson and Hayley Hanson, of Warner Robins, and Savannah Johnson and Colby Johnson, of Bonaire; brother, Lewis (Wanda) Moye, of Warner Robins; sisters, Elsie(Lavelle) Highsmith, of Byron, Dovie Jean "DJ" Brown, of Fort Valley and Corrine (Brad) Davis, of Flowery Branch, and sisters-in-law, Diane Moye, of Fort Valley and Jane Moye, of Fort Oglethorpe.He was preceded in death by brothers, Eugene Jr., Wiley, Malone, and Homer Moye.Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, at Oaklawn Cemetery, 720 S. Camellia Blvd., Fort Valley, with Rev. Paul Chapman officiating.Family will greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today, Oct. 11, 2013, at Rooks Funeral Home, 213 West Church St., Fort Valley.Family may be contacted at 513 Chamlee Drive in Fort Valley.Please go to www.rooksfuneralhome.com to express online condolences.Rooks Funeral Home in Fort Valley is in charge of arrangements.