Noted Local artist, Barbara Moore was born in 1926 in Philadelphia and died July 23, 2020 at the age of 93. She received her BFA from Moore College of Art and Design. Barbara leaves 4 children; Marion Kendall of Marietta GA, Merrie Wilner of Jacksonville FL, Lester Moore III of Paraguay, Michael Moore of Montpelier VT along with eight grandchildren and 1 great granddaughter. Barbara continued her work as an artist throughout her life. She participated, judged and won awards for numerous shows. She was instrumental in promoting the arts through her work in Arts Councils in Georgia and Alabama as well as through her teaching of adults and children. Barbara was nominated for the Georgia Governors' Art Award in 1981. No service is planned at this time. Barbara will be inurned at the United States Naval Academy with her husband of more than 50 years.
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