Carthage, NC
William Robert 'Bob' Moore, 91, of Carthage, died peacefully at his home Saturday morning, March 2, 2013.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, March 4, at Culdee Presbyterian Church, conducted by Dr. Joseph Washburn. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
A native of Moore County, he was the son of the late William L. and Jeanette Black Moore. He was an Army veteran and retired as regional maintenance supervisor for N.C. Department of Correction. Bob was a farmer and a vegetable gardener who lovingly shared with friends and neighbors. After retirement, he worked part-time with Fry and Prickett Funeral Home for several years.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Estelle Almond Moore; sisters, Doris Moore, Lois McKenzie, Annie Belle Almond and Margaret Ludwig.
He is survived by his daughter, Janie Moore Taylor and husband, Ed, of Carthage; son Robin Moore and wife, Gloria, of West End; grandchildren, Brian Taylor (Vikkie), Olathe, Kan.; Michael Taylor (Lindsey), Plano, Texas, Christina Tillman (Tony), West End.
The family will receive friends at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m., and other times at the residence and following the service.
Memorials may be made to: Sandhills/Moore Coalition for Human Care , 1500 W. Indiana Ave., Southern Pines, NC 28387, or to Culdee Presbyterian Church cemetery fund, 916 NC Hwy 73 West End, NC 27376.

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  1. "Mr Bob" was a wonderful inspiration to so many. His memory will live in our hearts for many years to come. I chose to light a green candle for him because of his beautiful gardens and how he loved to see things grow from God’s good earth, and h

  2. Mr. Bob was one of the kindest persons I’d ever met! I will greatly miss him!! I know that one day I will see him again!! Janie, I love you guys and I know these are sad times! We will be praying for you and the family!

  3. Robert Moore was a gentleman of the first order. I was always proud that I was related to him. Deepest sympathy to the family. Dale Frye

  4. We, the staff of Fry and Prickett Funeral Home,Powell Funeral Home and Kennedy Funeral Home are so sorry for your loss. Mr. Moore was one that could brighten anyone’s day.We miss him and love him dearly.
    An example for the living in memory and and in

  5. Please know that your family is in our thoughts and prayers at this time. My God hold you close.
    John and Rhonda Bullock

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