Preston “Buck” Moran, 80, of Hillsboro, Ohio (formerly of Clarksville, Ohio) died 5:20 PM, Monday, June 24, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. His wife, Lily Belle Moran, preceded him in death September 30, 1995. They were married April 7, 1953. Mr. Moran was born November 28, 1932 in Casey County, Kentucky, son of the late Lawrence and Ollie Mae Salee Moran. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
Mr. Moran was a retired owner-operator truck driver. He contracted with Reading Rock and Miami Cement Products for 58 years.
Mr. Moran is survived by two sons, Randy (Beverly) Moran of Clarksville, Ohio and Rodney (Jodie) Moran of Clarksville, Ohio; four grandchildren, Derrick (Tara) Moran, Felecia Moran, Aiden Moran, and Cari Lykins; four great grandchildren, Brayden Moran, Arilyn McNair, Curtis Estes, and Christian Estes; as well as several nieces and nephews. In addition to his wife and parents, a son, Rusty Moran, a daughter, Connie Moran Lykins, and two sisters, Juanita Thompson and Terry Richardson, are preceded in death.
Funeral services will be 12:00 Noon, Saturday, June 29, 2013 at the Reynolds-Smith Funeral Home, 327 N. South Street, Wilmington, Ohio with Rev. Bill Webb officiating. Burial will be in Sugar Grove Cemetery. Friends may call from 10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon, Saturday, June 29, 2013 at the Reynolds-Smith Funeral Home.