John Douglas Moorefield, 79, of St. Petersburg, FL, passed away on 28 January 2020 in St. Petersburg, FL.
Funeral service will be held at Holy Family Catholic Church on 8 February, 2020, at 1:00 PM. Interment will immediately follow at Chapel Hill Memorial Park, 12905 Wild Acres Rd. Largo, FL 33773. R.Lee Williams and Sons will be handling the funeral arrangements.
John D. Moorefield was born in Washington, D.C. to Coy and Clara Moorefield on 14 October 1940. He went to high school at Blair High School and graduated in 1957. He served in the U.S. Army in the 101st Airborne. He worked as a commercial painter. He enjoyed candle making and spending time with family. He was a Lifetime Member of the local chapter of Disabled American Veterans and served on the Honor Guard.
John Moorefield is survived by his sister, Judith A. Jones, of Ironsides, Maryland, numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents Coy and Clara Moorefield, his sister Barbara F. Proctor and his brother James “Jim” Moorefield.
Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital at “stjude.org/give”. The family wishes to extend their gratitude to Infusion Home Health, to the Suncoast Hospice/Empath Health and to the Grand Villa of Pinellas Park “Family”, for their wonderful care and compassionate.
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