Marian May Stackhouse Moore was born on March 3, 1932, and born to her eternal life on April 12, 2018. She was the daughter of Wiley Otis and Alice Naomi Stackhouse, who preceded her in death. Four brothers, William, John, James, and Richard also preceded her in death. Marian was a 1950 graduate of Lash High School in Zanesville.
She married the love of her life, Walter Keith Moore on October 19, 1952 and he survives. Marian is survived by son, Dennis Keith Moore (Katherine) of Grove City, Ohio; and by daughter, Rev Debra May Moore-Hardin (Steven) of Terre Haute, Indiana. She also is survived by grandchildren, Andrew (Erin) Moore, Angela Moore, Jason (Heather) Moore and Jaycob Moore; step-granddaughter, Lynne McCown; and great grandchildren, Hailey Moore and Allyson Moore. Other survivors are sisters-in-law Charlotte Moore, Carmen Stackhouse, and Jane Lingle; and several nieces and nephews.
Marian was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother. She lived a life of service to her family and Jacksontown United Methodist Church, where she was a member and a pianist for 20 years. Marian has been a Sunday School teacher, VBS teacher, scout leader, and kindergarten teaching assistant at Jacksontown Elementary School. She touched the lives of many children, several who called her “Mamaw.” She was an avid reader and crossword whiz; she knitted and crocheted many gifts for others
Funeral service was April 16, 2018, at Jacksontown United Methodist Church, with Pastor Bob Beyer officiating.
The family wishes to thank the staff of Chapel Grove Inn and Hospice of Central Ohio as well as staff on Licking Memorial Hospital’s Five South for the wonderful care they provided to Marian. A special thank you to Dr. Jeremy Campbell for his compassionate, competent, loving care of Marian just as she cared for you in Sunday School.
The family prefers that memorials be directed to the Jacksontown United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 275, Jacksontown, Ohio 43030.
On-line condolences may be directed to hoskinsonfuneral.com. Hoskinson Funeral and Cremation Service, Kirkersville, is honored to care for Marian and her family.