Michael Moore, 56, departed this life Saturday, March 15, 2014. In the loving presence of God, he was born Dec. 24, 1957, in Chattanooga to Cortez Greer and Wilma Jean Moore. He was educated in Metro Davidson County Public Schools. He loved to gather with family and friends. Michael possessed a personality in which he never met a stranger. Preceded in death by his father, Cortez and stepfather, Joshua Springs. He leaves to cherish his precious memory, wife, Denise; mother, Wilma Springs; brothers, Kenneth Finely, Stuart Spring, Kerry Greer; sisters, Diane (Eddie) Douglas and Cortina Barney; uncles, Lebron (Jessica Moore, Marvin (Nora Jean) Greer, James (Mildred) Greer and Williams; aunts, Jacqueline (Woodrow) Doss, Elaine Gantt, Carolynn (Thomas) Smith; father and mother-in-law, James and Mary Mckissack; cousins, Teresa (Larry) Gopher, Paulette (Riley) Walker; devoted cousin, Gwendolyn (AZ) Stoudmire; nephews, Brandon, John Springs, Eddie Jr., Justin and Adrian Douglas; niece, Portia Springs; great-nieces and nephews, Keytoria, Ashley, John Edwin Jr., Jayla, Tyashia and Daveon Springs; a host of other relatives and friends. Public viewing 1-6 p.m. today, March 18. Family visitation, 11 a.m.-noon Wednesday, March 19, in the chapel at Smith Brothers; Rev. Anthony Dobson, Eulogist. Interment, 10 a.m. Thursday, March 20, at Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery. Smith Brothers Funeral Directors Inc., 706 Monroe St.; 615-726-1476. Still family owned and operated. www.smithbrothersfd.com.