Dennis D. Moore
Published: Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Dennis D. Moore, age 64, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Saturday, October 12, 2013, at his home in Del Rio.

He attended Del Rio First Church of God and was a member of the Family of God.

Dennis was owner and operator of a construction business, DMI Grading, for the past 16 years.

Dennis was preceded in death by his parents E. L. ‘Chub’ Moore and Lois Finchum Moore, niece Tina Maples, and father-in-law Claude Grigsby.

Survivors include his wife of 29 years Sharon Grigsby Moore, children Jamie Tocholke (Brian) of Del Rio, Travis Moore (Brooke) of Bean Station, and Tyler Moore of Del Rio and his girlfriend, Macey Hance, of Newport; grandchildren Abram Moore, Harlie Tocholke, Mason Shults, and Amber Tocholke; sister Bettye Moore Maples (Dave McVicker) of New Riegel, OH, and brother Maurice Moore of Newport.

Additional survivors include his mother-in-law Beulah Grigsby of Del Rio, brothers-in-law Dewey Grigsby (Brenda), Eugene Grigsby (Peggy), David Grigsby (Tracy) and David Brooks of Del Rio; sisters-in-law Reva Freeman (Gary), Carolyn Reece (Billy) and Doris Reece (Freddy), and Loretta Brooks of Del Rio, and many nieces, nephews, and special friends.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, October 15, 2013, from 5:00—7:00 p.m. at Manes Funeral Home. The funeral services will follow at 7:00 p.m. in Manes Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Harold Jones officiating.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 16, 2013, at Mulberry Gap Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to Del Rio First Church of God Building Fund, 1049 Blue Mill Road, Del Rio, TN 37727 or to the Mulberry Gap Cemetery Fund, c/o Paul Metcalf, 216 Ground Squirrel Road, Del Rio, TN 37727.

Family and friends may sign the guest register online at

Manes Funeral Home in charge


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