Friends of Thomas Moore are remembering him for his compassion toward others and efforts in the community after his death on Jan. 3.

Moore was born in Lufkin in 1937 and graduated from Lufkin High School in 1956. After attending law school at the University of Houston, he returned to Lufkin and joined his uncle at Moore Brothers Construction Company. At the time of his death, Moore was president of Moore Brothers and chairman of the Board of East Texas Asphalt and Contractor’s Supplies.

Kayley Fraze’s email address is kayley.fraze@lufkindailynews.com.