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Lattie Harrison Moore (October 16, 1924 - June 13, 2010) is known as the father of rock-a-billy and a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.

Moore was born October 16, 1924 in Allen County. He was served during World War II in the Navy.

He went on as a recording artist and songwriter and was known as the father of rock-a-billy. He's a member of the Roack-a-billy Hall of Fame.

Moore died June 13, 2010 in Bowling Green, Warren County. He was buried in Crescent Hill Cemetery in Scottsville, Allen County.