Moore, William B. Jr. 1909- 1987
Attorney William B. Moore Jr.
The Evening Review
May 11, 1987
United States Navy World War II
LISBON – Attorney William B. Moore Fr., 77, of 226 E. High St., a senior member of the law firm of Moore, Primm and Conn, died Saturday at 2:25 p.m. at his home following a lengthy illness.
He was born July 13, 1909, in Lisbon, a son of William B. and Phala Kincaid Moore.
Mr. Moore remained a senior member of the law firm, although he had been inactive since 1979. Except for a tour of duty in the Navy, he had practiced law continuously in the same office since being admitted to the bar in 1938.
He was graduated from Lisbon Public Schools and attended the Case School of Applied Science, Ohio State University and Miami University. He received his law office training under the preceptorship of his father, who was active until his death in 1961.
Mr. Moore was a ember of the First Christian Church of Lisbon, the Columbiana County Bar Association and the American Bar Association.
He was a member of the John J. Welsh American Legion Post 275 of Lisbon, the Winfred Clunk VFW Post 4111 and the Lisbon Historical Society, and was a former member and past president of the Leeper Library. He served with the Navy from 1942-1945.
Mr. Moore is survived by his wife, Mrs. Ruth R. Spence Moore, whom he married Dec. 7, 1935; two sons, David B. Moore of Salem and William B. Moore III of Lisbon; a bother, Dr. R. Patton Moore of Astoria, Ore.; and four grandchildren.
Services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the Eells-Leggett Funeral Home by the Rev. Clarence T. Berry of the Church. Burial will be in Lisbon Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tueday at the funeral home.