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Obituary: James Holden Moore

James Holden Moore

James Holden Moore

James Holden Moore passed away on Tuesday, Sept., 30, 2014, at the age of 69. He is survived by Brenda, his loving wife of 48 years; his children, David Moore (Shannon), Patrick Moore (Kelly), Dennis Moore (Laurel); his sister, Jean Bell; and nine grandchildren.

James was born in Phoenix on Aug. 1, 1945, to Perry and Miriam Moore. He attended school in Thatcher, Ariz., and was a veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard. James and Brenda were married in January 1966 and relocated to Kingman and began raising their family upon his discharge from the USCG.

James worked at the Duval Mine until the mine closed. He then worked in the automotive and trucking industry. James' hobbies included bass fishing, boating, calf and team roping and his family. He retired in 2008.

He was preceded in death by his dad, Perry Moore, mom Miriam Moore, sister Perry Misak, and granddaughter Kailey Shuffler.

A private celebration of his life will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014, at 3705 Western Avenue, Kingman. He will be missed by his family and many friends.