Virginia "Ginny" Lavonne (Mitchem) Moore died Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2005, at her sister's home in Lincoln. She was 64 years old.
Ginny was born on April 22, 1940, in McCook to Dale Jess and Fern Elizabeth (Worske) Mitchem. She was the second born of ten children. She attended McCook Public Schools. She moved to Milwaukee, Wis., and was employed as a nurse's aid at a hospital.
She became the mother of two children, one girl Elizabeth and one boy, Jess. In later years she moved to Kenosha, Ill. She married Robert Moore, Sr., and to this union one son, Robert, Jr. was born.
She was a member of the Assembly of God where her faith led her to ministry wherever Jesus led her.
Ginny enjoyed flowers, reading the Bible and most of all spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Preceding her in death were her parents, Dale and Fern Mitchem; and infant sister, Viretta.
Survivors include her children, Elizabeth Mitchem of Kenosha; two sons, Jess Roberts and wife, Lauri of Austin, Texas and Robert Moore, Jr. and wife, Liz of Kenosha; brothers, Dale Mitchem and wife, Jane of McCook, Larry Mitchem and Robert Mitchem both of Indianola, Mike Mitchem and wife, Julie of Lincoln; sisters, Sandy Bolejack of Lincoln, Linda Mitchem of Holbrook, Erma Mitchem of Lincoln and Laura and husband, Mark Klute of Lincoln; four grandchildren, Christopher Mitchem, Noah Roberts, Victoria Moore and Ivy Roberts.
Memorials may be given in her name.
Funeral services will be Saturday, Jan. 22, 2005, 11 a.m., at First Assembly of God Church with Pastor Charles Hooton officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Carpenter Breland Funeral Home of McCook is in charge of the arrangements.