James (Jim) Willard Moore, 81, of Waynesboro, Va., died on Dec. 5 at Shenandoah House in Fisherville, Va.
Jim was born on April 5, 1931 in Washington Court House. He was the only soon of the late John Willard and Dorothy Virginia (Wiatt) Moore.
Jim served in the United States Air Force and was based in Korea and Japan during the Korean War.
He graduated from Ohio Northern University in 1957 with a degree in pharmacy. Jim was a Pharmacist for 40 years prior to his retirement. He loved woodworking, painting, bird watching, genealogy, mowing the lawn and Ohio State football.
He was a member of the Ohio Northern Alumni Association and a lifetime member of the Norwalk VFW. Jim also enjoyed military history.
On Oct. 9, 1954, he married Elizabeth Mary O'Donnell of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
In addition to his wife, Jim is survived by two daughters, Rosemarie Franz and husband Stephen of Fishersville, VA, Erica Moore and husband Leonard Queiroz of Frederick, Maryland; five grandchildren, Nicholas Franz, Logan Franz, Alexander Queiroz, Zachary Queiroz; special cousins, Donald Moore of Washington Court House, OH, Fran Hendrie and husband Bill of Redwood Valley, CA, James Wiatt and wife Elizabeth of Blue Ash, OH. He also leaves behind his beloved dog "Tiffany."
A private family observance will be held at a later date at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman, Ohio.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the Augusta Regional S.P.C.A., P.O. Box 2014, Staunton, VA 24402.
Those wishing may share a memory or an online condolence by visiting www.reynoldshamrickfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Waynesboro Chapel of Reyonlds Hamrick FUneral Homes (540) 949-8383.