J.R. Moore May 21, 1983 ~ November 25, 2019 (age 36) Obituary J.R. Moore, 36, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 3:38 P.M. November 25, 2019 in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born May 21, 1983 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to Clifton Leon Moore, Sr. and Lydia E. Rios-Ramo. In addition to his parents, J.R. is survived by his son, Mekhi Malone of Mount Vernon, Illinois; daughter, Mariah Malone of Mount Vernon, Illinois; maternal grandmother, Lydia Jones of Mount Vernon, Illinois; maternal grandfather, Miquel Rios of Chicago, Illinois; significant other, Jennifer Nettles and her children of Mount Vernon, Illinois; brothers, Craig, Darwin, Leon, and Amir; sisters, Shalandra and Kajuana; niece, Amaya; nephew, Corie; and host of aunts, uncles, cousins, and many friends. J.R. was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Annie and Javier Moore; maternal grandfather, Willie Jones; maternal great-grandparents, Jose and Daminga Roman; cousin, Ivan Merced; and brother-in-law, Corie Doyle. A Visitation will be held Saturday, November 30, 2019 from 11 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. at Evangelistic Outreach Center (1407 South 11th Street Mount Vernon, Illinois). A Funeral Service will begin at 1:00 P.M. with Reverend Gary Moore officiating. Memorials may be made to J.R.'s children in care of Lydia Rios-Roma. Obituary from Newell Funeral Home website.