Former Jefferson County Judge Dies

Former Jefferson County General Sessions Judge Max Mark Moore died May 3. A 1951 graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Law, Moore spent the first 10 years of his career in the banking and insurance industry,  founding the Moore Insurance Agency during that time. In 1965, he opened a law office in White Pine and practiced there until 1982. He subsequently was appointed general sessions judge with juvenile and probate jurisdiction, and served on the bench for 16 years. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to the First United Methodist Church of White Pine Building Fund, PO Box 146, White Pine 37890. Read more about his life in this obituary