Annette M. MooreBookkeeper, landladyAnnette Martak Moore, a...


Annette M. Moore

Bookkeeper, landlady

Annette Martak Moore, a retired bookkeeper and apartment house owner, died Saturday of respiratory failure at the Grand Strand General Hospital in Myrtle Beach, S.C. The former Baltimorean was 82.

Born in Anquilla, Miss., she moved to Annapolis in 1913 with her family when her father became chief clerk to the superintendent of the Naval Academy.

In 1929, the family settled on Beaumont Avenue in Govans, where she was reared.

She received her education in city schools and was a graduate of Eastern High School.

She went to work for the Hutzler Bros. department store as a bookkeeper and later for Ashley Chevrolet on North Avenue.

In 1966, she moved to Myrtle Beach where she owned and operated Bon-Air Apartments until 1986 when she sold the property and retired.

She was a member of the Cotera Club, the Myrtle Beach Garden Club and Trinity Episcopal Church.

In 1937, she married Charles R. "Bucky" Miller. He died in 1958.

Services were set for 11:30 a.m. today at Trinity Episcopal Church in Myrtle Beach.

Survivors include her husband, James L. Moore, a retired welder whom she married in 1963; two sons, Randy Miller of Columbia, S.C., and Larry Miller of Stone Mountain, Ga.; a daughter, Bonnie Miller of North Charleston, S.C.; four brothers, Clyde Martak of Travelers Rest, S.C., Charles Martak of Virginia Beach, Va., and Elwood and Jesse Martak, both of Baltimore; two sisters, Doris Brown of North Wilkesboro, N.C., and Aileen Leonard of Baltimore; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, Mid-State South Carolina Chapter, P.O. Box 7044, Columbia, S.C. 29202.

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