We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Burke Funeral Home and Crematory
Junior Leroy Moats, 94, passed away Sunday February 27, 2022 at WV Caring in Elkins.
He was born November 17, 1927 in Morgantown, a son of the late Lee Roy and Ada Kisner Moats.
He was a loving father and provider, grandfather, and brother. He was a machine operator for Sander Sawmill, he loved gardening and reading.
He is survived his son, Robert Moats of Rowlesburg; three daughters, Vonda Barto of Hartselle AL., Irene Simons of Tunnelton, Lucy Moats of Rowlesburg; 7 grandchildren. twelve great grandchildren, one great great grandchild, a sister, Geraldine Moats and several half-brothers.
He was also proceeded in death by his loving wife, Edith G. Moats, in 1999, a daughter, Darlene Moats, and a brother, Adrian Moats.
Family will receive friends at Burke Funeral Home in Rowlesburg, on Thursday, March 3, from 5pm – 8pm where services will be held on Friday March 4, 2022, at 1pm with Pastor Charles Stewart officiation. Interment will follow in the Aurora Cemetery. A Military graveside rites will be conducted by the Preston county Honor Guard and the WVANG Military Funeral Honors.