Obituary: Mildred Broom Moore


Mrs. Mildred Broom Moore, 89, entered into eternal rest on March 30, 2017 in Bossier City, La. Mildred was born to the late Ike and Mamie Broom on July 14, 1927 in Plain Dealing, La. She married, lived and raised her children in the Rocky Mount area. Mildred’s beloved husband, Willie J Moore and son, Julius Moore, preceded her in death. Mildred’s memory will be forever cherished by her five sons: Walter (Barbara) Moore, Benton, La.; Cedric (Sharon) Moore, Shreveport, La.; Ronnie (Jeanette) Moore, Pine Bluff, Ark.; Willie Moore and Lionel Moore, Plain Dealing, La.; one daughter, Carrie Gilyard, Shreveport, La.; 19 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren and 6 great great grandchildren, numerous other relatives and close friends.

Funeral services honoring Mildred will be held Saturday, April 8, 2017, 10:30 AM at the Elizabeth Baptist Church in Benton, La. Burial to follow at Smith and Gilmer Cemetery, Rocky Mount, La.