Thelma Jean Moore, 93, of Sedalia, beloved wife, mother and grandmother, passed to be with her Lord on Tuesday, June 20, 2023 at Lee’s Summit Medical Center in Lee’s Summit.
Thelma was born on September 25, 1929 in Mill Grove to Ed and Jewell Hubbard Trump, who preceded her in death.
Thelma grew up on farms in Grundy and Mercer County until she married Lowell Dean Moore on June 4, 1950 in Trenton. They enjoyed 71 years of marriage until his death in 2022. Thelma and Lowell had 4 children.
She is survived by a son, Charles Lowell Moore and his wife Shelley of Mineola, TX and a daughter, Ramona Carolyn Moore of Sedalia; 16 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; a host of nieces and nephews; and six remaining siblings.
She was preceded in death by two sons, Daniel Lee at birth in 1951 and David Neal in 2021; a daughter-in-law, Sheri L. Vansell Moore in 2008; four brothers, Junyer Trump, Wallace Trump, Leon Trump and Carl Trump, all of Trenton; and one sister, Carolyn Trump Walker of Osage Beach.
Through the years, she faithfully worked alongside her husband as they pastored rural churches throughout Missouri. She was a Sunday School teacher, Missionettes leader, Women’s Ministries leader, and custodian through 60 years of ministry. In their later years, she and Lowell did volunteer work, remodeling and working on churches and ministries in the Assemblies of God denomination.
She was a homemaker, pastor’s wife, school cook, and in later years did elderly care giving.
She was a great support to her daughter, Ramona in pastoring her current church family, Slater A/G in Slater, where she and Lowell had pastored for several years. She loved to exercise, cook, read, enjoyed her wrens and flowers, being with her family, extended family and friends, and her church family.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, June 30, 2023 at First Assembly of God Church in Trenton. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to service time. Graveside services will be held afterwards at Resthaven Memorial Gardens of Trenton. Slater-Neal Funeral Home of Trenton is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be left at www.resthavenmort.com