Frances P. Moore

Published 4:35 pm Monday, March 6, 2017

COURTLAND — Frances Pulley Moore, 99, widow of Handy Moore, passed away on March 6, 2017, in Southampton Memorial Hospital.

Frances P. Moore

Mrs. Moore was a native of Southampton County and was a daughter of the late Junius W. and Mayab Owens Pulley, and was predeceased by a sister, Anne P. Prince and two brothers, Junius Waverly Pulley Jr. and F. Bert Pulley.

She was a member of Courtland Baptist Church. and a graduate of Farmville State Teachers College. Frances excelled as a grandmother, a bridge player and as a human being.

Survivors include a son, Handy Gail Moore; two grandchildren, Kenneth Moore and Kathleen Moore; one great-grandson, Ashton Owens Moore; one brother, C. Graham Pulley; a special niece, Sandra B. Holloman; two former daughters-in-law, Patricia H. Bass and Susan C. Clayton; and several nieces and nephews.

The graveside service will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday March 9, in Poplar Spring Cemetery, Franklin, with the Rev. James W. Browder III officiating.

Memorial donations may be made to a favorite charity.