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Annie Jo Gardner

July 21, 1950 — September 9, 2019

Annie Jo Moore Gardner was born July 21,950 to the late Eddie Lee Moore and Elnora Dickerson Frazier Moore.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Roy Lee Gardner, two sisters, and Erma Jean Boone, and Helen Wilson, Six brothers, James Moore, Lee. L Moore, Jerry Frazier, Otis Frazier, Charles Moore, and Clifton Moore.

She leaves to cherish, one sister, Mittie B. Savannah of El Dorado, AR, one sister in law, Betty Moore of Farmerville, La. Two Daughters, Joann (Mark) Meeks of El Dorado, AR, and Cynthia Moore of Little Rock, AR. Three granddaughters, Shenna (Eric) Jackson, Tara Moore, and Tyra Gillam. Two grandsons, Antonio Moore, and Andre Moore, twenty grandchildren, along with a host of nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends who will miss her beautiful smile and kind heart.

Annie Jo was a sweet and kind soul that loved her family. She was very active with them, as they fished, traveled, shopped, danced, and gathered at family events. She cherished her two daughters who loved her dearly. She was a woman who lived her life to the fullest. She was a classy and prideful woman that we all loved dearly. Annie was a task warrior who had several commissions such as a car attendant, housekeeper, cook, and server. Overall, she was humorous, joyful, and a charismatic leader.

Public Visitation will be from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m.  Friday, September 13, 2019, at Sims Mortuary. Funeral services will be Saturday, September 14, 2019, at 2:30 p.m. at St. James Baptist Church. Interment will be at Arlington cemetery under the direction of Sims Mortuary. Sign the guestbook online at

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Saturday, September 14, 2019

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