Richard Morris “Dick” Moore, Jr., 88, of Bridge City, passed away Aug. 17, at Bayshore Medical Center in Pasadena.

He was born March 14, 1923 in Orange, to the late Richard Morris Moore, Sr. and Gladys Swain Moore. He was an operator for Fina Oil and Gas in Port Arthur.

A gathering of family and friends will be held at Melancon’s Funeral Home, 1605 Avenue H in Nederland, Saturday, Aug. 20, from noon until 3:00 p.m. prior to the funeral service at 3:00 p.m.

Richard is preceded in death by his parents and wife, Mary Briggs Moore.

He is survived by his step-son, Wallace Crew and wife, Nancy of Mont Belvieu; two grandsons of Orange; two great-granddaughters of Michigan; four sister-in-laws; three brother-in-laws; and three cousins.

Details and guest register available at