Jerry L. Moore, age 77, of Greenfield, passed away at 6:14 p.m. on Thursday, September 16, 2021 at Adena Regional Medical Center in Chillicothe. He was born on May 23, 1944 in Urbana, Ohio to the late Everett and Alberta Thomas Moore.
Jerry was a 1963 graduate of Williamsport High School. After graduation Jerry was a farmer for many years until his retirement in 1980. He started a second career at Chillicothe Correctional Institute where he became the Farm Manager until his retirement in 2009. Jerry was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Williamsport and enjoyed tinkering around in his garage.
Survivors include his daughter; Leisa (Todd) Clay of Greenfield, his son; Scott (Regina) Moore of Washington Court House; grandchildren; Zach (Olivia) Clay, Jake (Sarah) Clay, Ryan Moore and his fiancé Brooke Connors and Jordan Moore and his girlfriend Carleigh Matson, two great-grandchildren; Tyler and Remi Clay, sister; Doris Chakeres of Columbus, brothers; Clyde Moore of Orient and Neil Moore of Washington Court House. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends. Jerry was preceded in death by his parents and brothers; Paul, Gene and Dale Moore.
In keeping with Jerrys wishes, cremation will take place and a memorial service will be at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 28, 2021 in the Summers Funeral Home with Mell Wickensimer officiating. Friends may visit with the family from 5:00 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you make a donation in Jerry’s name to the American Cancer Society. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Summers Funeral Home in Washington Court House. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.summersfuneralhome.com
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Jerry L. Moore, please visit our floral store.