Eugene Neal Moore

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Eugene Neal Moore, 79 ,of Kingston, Okla., passed away Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at Texoma Medical Center. He was born Dec. 21, 1939, in Dallas, Texas, to the late William Neal Moore and Josephine Martha Herman Moore. Eugene was raised in Grapevine, Texas and later moved to Kingston.

He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Josephine, son Charles and wife Yveatte, grandchildren Taylor Peffer and husband Andrew, Evan Moore, and great-grandchild Lincoln Peffer.

Eugene attended Grapevine High School. He invested 44 years into Mosher Steel, which later became Trinity Industries. He retired in 2002 and moved with his wife to the Kingston area where he enjoyed his retirement years.

Eugene was faithfully devoted to his family, enjoyed fishing with his friends at Alberta Creek, fixing things and talking to people. He was a giving and loving person who made friends everywhere he went.

Eugene is also survived by his brother, Paul Moore and his wife, Charlotte, of Las Colinas, Texas and sister, Susan Branan and husband, Phillip, of Louisville, Ky. Eugene was preceded in death by his parents, William and Josephine and sister, Jonelle.

Services will be under the direction of Watts Funeral Home, Madill, Oklahoma. Condolences may be sent to

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