Moore, Jean 8/5/1925 - 4/10/2017 Jean was born in Cookeville, TN to Lillie Mae and Jessie Presley Bussell. Jean was raised in Tennessee and later moved to Michigan where she met the love of her life, William "Bill" James Moore. Together they moved to California in 1960 where they made their home and raised their family. Jean and Bill were active members of the Long Beach Elks Lodge where they taught ballroom dancing. Jean was an occasional print model whose hobby was oil painting. She graduated from Santa Ana College and became a successful Realtor and later Real Estate Broker who sold many residential properties in Orange County during the 1980s and 90s. Jean enjoyed dancing and traveling the world with her husband. Jean leaves behind her younger brother, Jesse "Tom" Bussell and two daughters, Barbara Moore Barnett and Jo Carol Mannen. Jean is predeceased by her parents, her loving husband Bill, and her son Jack. A Life Celebration is scheduled at Hilgenfeld Mortuary on April 18th at 6pm. Friends and family are invited to attend. A private burial will follow on April 24th.
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