Myrtle Marie McKnight Moore, 102, of Wytheville, and formerly of Galax, passed away Monday, Oct. 26, 2009 in Carrington Place in Wytheville. Mrs. Moore was born on Jan. 29, 1907 in Grayson County to John Andrew and Mittie Lee Hale McKnight. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Ross O'dell Moore. She is survived by her sisters, Agnes Bartlett of Fries and Gladys Catron of Galax; several nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be held Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in Monta Vista Cemetery with Rev. Walt Simmerman officiating. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to the First United Methodist Church in Galax, VA. A guestbook is available on line at www.vaughanguynn.com. Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home of Galax is in charge of the arrangements.