Graveside services for John Gilbert Moon, 89, of Alvarado, were conducted at 3 p.m. Friday, April 18, 2008, in the Glenwood Cemetery, Alvarado.

John Moon passed away Thursday, April 17, 2008, in Alvarado.  He was born Jan. 12, 1919, in Venus, Texas, to Hugh L. and Bessie Baxter Moon.  He married Ruth Fannon on Sept. 21, 1940, in Alvarado. Mr. Moon served in the U.S. Army during WWII.  He was a retired truck driver and was of the Christian faith.

John Moon is survived by his brother, Bud Moon of Alvarado;  and nephew Ricky Moon and wife Lydia of Alvarado.  

He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth, and son, Gary Stephen Moon.

Arrangements are under the direction of Crosier-Pearson Cleburne Funeral Home, 512 N. Ridgeway Dr., Cleburne, TX 76033. 817-648-0522