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Date published: 3/3/2014

Mary Moore

Mary Jane Moore, 82, of Rhoadesville passed away at VCU Medical Center on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, surrounded by her family.

Mary was born on Dec. 19, 1931, in Alexandria to Henry and Lillian (Feltner) Starkey. She graduated from George Washington High School in Alexandria. Mary married William Thomas Moore Jr. on July 29, 1951, in Alexandria, where they lived until moving to Rhoadesville 18 years ago.

She loved to cook, tending her garden and caring for her family.

Survivors include her husband of 64 years, William; one son, Stephen Thomas Moore (Ann Marie); one daughter, Robin Hall-Carr (Kevin); one sister, Sally Pettit (Joseph); four grandchildren, Ashley Hall, Stephen Moore (Kerry), Julie Barden (Jason), Lisa Hall-Phillis (Jay); four great-grandchildren, Hannah Hall, Caroline Barden, Amelia Moore and Josh Phillis; and her beloved Norwich terrier, Cricket. Mary was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Alan Hall; grandson Sean Hall; great-grandson Jacob Hall; and a sister, Patricia Chapman.

Visitation will be at noon Wednesday, March 5, at Laurel Hill Funeral Home, Spotsylvania, with the memorial service beginning at 1 p.m. with Mark McNabb officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to Hospital Hospitality House, 612 E. Marshall St., Richmond, VA 23219 or hhhrichmond.org.

Online condolences may be made at laurelhillfuneralhome.com.