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Gail Marie Moore

February 26, 1953 — April 24, 2024

Paw Paw, MI

Gail Marie Moore of Paw Paw passed away on Wednesday, April 24, 2024 at the age of 71. Gail was born on February 26, 1953, in Kalamazoo, MI, to her parents Burl and Mary (Vleugel) Davidson. She was a shining example of simplistic elegance. Gail was devoted and loving, a soul defined by selflessness and a boundless heart overflowing with love for her family.
A proud graduate of Mattawan High School in the class of 1971. Gail's pursuit of knowledge continued throughout her life. Beyond academia, she found joy in the simple pleasures of crafting beautiful works with her skilled hands. Sewing, knitting, and various crafts were not merely hobbies for Gail; they were expressions of her creativity and an outpouring of affection for those around her. One could often find her immersed in the pages of Nora Roberts' romance novels or meticulously sewing pajamas for her beloved grandchildren each year. If you shared exciting information or a treat with her, you most likely heard her excitement with a joyful “Woohoo!”.

She also was known in her family for her delicious homemade noodles. And when it came time to relax and watch some television she was often found watching a western or an Elvis movie.  
Gail's true essence shone through in the legacy she leaves behind - her children and grandchildren. They attribute their success and character to the loving guidance and unwavering support she provided throughout their lives. Her influence molded them into the remarkable individuals they are today.

While we mourn her physical absence, we find solace in knowing that her spirit lives on through the memories she created and the love she bestowed upon all who knew her.
As we bid farewell to Gail Marie Moore, may we hold onto the lessons she taught us about love, family, and selflessness. Though she may have departed from this world, her impact will be felt for generations to come.
Rest peacefully now, dear Gail, your legacy of love will forever be cherished in our hearts.

Gail is preceded in death by her parents: Burl and Mary Davidson, and her brother Burl Davidson, Jr. 

Gail is survived by her two children: Hilary (Jim) Curtis, of Vicksburg; Bob (Ashley) Moore, of Schoolcraft; three grandchildren: Catherine Curtis, Austin Moore, and Grayson Moore. She is also survived by her sister: Shirley (Jim) Fankhauser, of Schoolcraft; her sister-in-law: Kathy Davidson, of Portage; and several nieces and nephews. 

Gail has been cremated and a Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, June 29th at 3pm at the Vicksburg Community Pavilion, 300 North Richardson Street, Vicksburg, MI. 

While at please sign Gail's guestbook, and/or share your favorite memory of her with the family. 

Gail’s family is being cared for by the Avink, McCowen & Secord Funeral Home and Cremation Society, 409 South Main Street, Vicksburg, MI 49097 (269) 649-1697.

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Service Schedule

Upcoming Services

Celebration of Life

Saturday, June 29, 2024

Starts at 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

Vicksburg Community Pavilion

300 N Richardson St, Vicksburg, MI 49097

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