Albert Luther Moon, 93, of Jacksonville passed away Saturday, September 7, 2019. He was born in Des Arc, Arkansas to Golden Clifford Moon and Alma Curtis on January 15, 1926. Al served in the Navy during WWII aboard the USS Hamlin. He saw the American flag being raised on Iwo Jima and took the captain of his ship to the USS Missouri to witness the signing of the peace treaty with Japan. After his military service, he worked as a tool and die maker at Lockheed and Hughes Aircraft in California and retired from Franklin Electric in Jacksonville.
Al is survived by his daughters,Deborah Lea Werden (David) of Citrus Heights, California and Wanda Gail Fuller (Mike) of Jacksonville, Arkansas; grandchildren Diana Lea Werden, Loren Ammon Werden (Kim), Carol Patricia Walker, David Ammon Werden (Juliet) and Michael Alan Fuller II (Deedee); stepchildren LeRoy Poff, LarryPoff, and Jenny Poff; great grandchildren Olivia Dial, Olyssa, Jason and Isabelle Walker, Aurora and Eliana Werden; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; first wife Patricia Lea, and second wife Lou Ward; a son, Richard; sisters Lillie May Colclasure, Marie Sanders, Ruth Humphries, Fannie Belle Neal, and a brother William Clifford.
He was a friend to everyone, always willing to offer assistance to those in need. He was loved by all and will be greatly missed. God be with you ’till we meet again, Daddy.
Arrangements have been entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas. 501-982-3400