Rev. Jesse Lee Moore, 76, of La Porte, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at Northwest Health in La Porte, IN.
He was born June 11, 1944 in Greensburg, Indiana, the son of and Jessie James Moore and Hazel (Mires) Moore.
Rev. Jesse was a member of the Faith Fellowship Church of God La Porte, IN. He had his calling from God in 1961. He began his ministry as an associate pastor at Central Avenue Church of God and was there for 12 years. Pastor Moore held several interests but his passion in life was his preaching. He loved being with his family and his church family. He was very active with the Gideon's as well. He did enjoy taking a vacation with his family time permitting. In August 1997 he retired from Bethlehem Steel after many years.
On June 17, 1967, he married Frances Moore who survives.
He is also survived by his son, Daniel (Nicole) Moore of La Porte, IN; sister, Rebecca Ann (Jerry) England of Greensburg, IN; four Grandchildren, Samuel Norman, McKinnley James Moore, Magnolia Frances Moore, and William Lee Moore.
Jesse was preceded in death by his parents and Baby Robin Sue who was only 3 months old.
Arrangements are being entrusted to Haverstock Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 602 Maple Ave., La Porte, IN where the family will receive friends Friday, October 30 from 10 AM until service time. A funeral service will be held at 11 AM at the funeral home, with Pastor Martin officiating. Interment will follow at the Graceland Cemetery, Valparaiso, Indiana.
Memorial contributions may be made to the funeral home in Pastor Moore's name.
Online condolences may be made at www.haverstockfuneralhome.com.