LUBEC – John W. Moores Sr. “Big John,” 48, died unexpectedly June 6, 2006, at his home. He was born March 12, 1958, in West Lubec, the son of Leroy and Mary (Wilcox) Moores. He is survived by his wife, Lyndy (Newman) Moores; children, John W. Moores Jr., Leonard L. Tinker, Mandy L. (Moores) Devores, Erica J. Moores, Karrie A. Sullivan, Kim M. Preble and Kippy L. Preble; seven grandchildren, Alyssa, Austin, John III, Tommy, Ashley, Katilyn and Dalton; two sisters, Donna Pottle and Ruth Greenlaw, several nieces and nephews; also his dog, Trixie; his beloved brothers in spirit, Tony Dinsmore and George Preston; many more family members and friends. He was predeceased by his parents and his long time loving campanion, Debra A. Preble. Services will be held 2 p.m. Monday, June 12, at the West Lubec Methodist Church, with a gathering to be held 4 p.m. at John and Lyndy’s home in Trescott. Arrangements by McClure Family Funeral Services, Lubec.