Elsie Ruth Lefner Moore, 89, of Tallahassee, Fla., died Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010.


Elsie Ruth Moore, 89, of Tallahassee, Fla., died Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010, at Capital Healthcare Center in Tallahassee.

Born on Feb. 16, 1921, in Hartly, Mrs. Moore was the daughter of the late Anton and Anna Tylner Lefner.

On Nov. 19, 1947, she married Wilson A. Moore, who preceded her in death on March 28, 1974.

Mrs. Moore was a retired secretary with the Orange County School Board in Orlando, Fla., and a member of All Saints Anglican Church in Tallahassee.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Joseph Lefner; three sisters, Rose Lefner, Gladys Lefner and Lillian Sheppard; and an uncle, Frank Tylner.

Mrs. Moore is survived by a daughter, Susan Trogdon and her husband James of Cairo, Ga.; a niece, Ruth Ann Coulson of Felton; a great niece, Heather Lefner of Hartly; a nephew, Joseph Lefner; and a great nephew, Christopher Lefner of Hartly.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the All Saints Anglican Church, 3840 N. Monroe St., Unit 303, Tallahassee, FL 32303.

Guestbook may be signed via www.clarkfuneral.com.