Born: May 2, 1888, Draketown, Georgia.
Died: June 1, 1962, Ashburn, Georgia.
Buried: Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery, near Sycamore, Georgia.
Moore was a Missionary Baptist minister, and a singing teacher in Spaulding County, Georgia.
He attended Draketown Baptist Institute, Mercer University, and the University of Florida.
After ordination, he served at Funstron, Alma, Moultree, Glenwood, Willacoochee, and Abbeville, Georgia; at the Bethel Baptist Church and First Baptist Church in Sycamore, Georgia; and in Hawthorne, Florida.
He also served for two years as president of the Georgia-Florida-Alabama Tri-State Singing Convention, and was president of the Southern Singers’ Association of Georgia.
Moore estimated that he wrote over 500 songs. Sales of his phonograph records ran into the millions.