Obituary: Anna Willette Betty Moore

Friday, September 9, 2011

Anna Willette Betty Moore, 91, a resident of Herschel Fox Road in Spring Hill, formerly of Hardison Mill, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011, at NHC Healthcare in Columbia.

A native of Long Branch, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Herschel Hubert Betty and the late Nola Mable Braswell. She was a member of Glenn's Chapel Methodist Church in Williamson County. She and her husband Stuard Moore enjoyed 44 years of marriage before his passing. They raised a family together and enjoyed life. She was a devoted and loving homemaker and a talented seamstress. She loved her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Her love for life and people was evident in her everyday activities. In her earlier years, she cared for the elderly in her neighborhood and could always be found helping someone. Her loving and caring heart will truly be missed.

Mrs. Moore left behind to cherish her memory one son, Thomas Lattie "Buddy" (Claudia) Moore of Nashville; two daughters, Myra Avis (Larry) Fox of Spring Hill and Nola Pamela "Pame" (Wayne) Morrow of Cross Bridges, Tenn.; two brothers, Bob (Sue) Betty and Bill (Vicky) Betty both of Lafayette, Ind.; two grandchildren, Janet (Edward) Andrews of Culleoka and Matthew Moore of Nashville; and three great-grandchildren, Jessica Andrews, Julie Andrews, and Steven Andrews.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her stepmother, Gertrude Ring, and one sister, Rozell Betty Ervin.

The family will visit with friends on Friday from 11 a.m. until the funeral hour.

Funeral ervices for Mrs. Moore will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9, in the chapel of Heritage Funeral Home with Thom Wilson officiating.

Interment will follow in the Jones Cemetery.

Pallbearers will include Robbie Ervin, David Ervin, Van Brown, Jimmy Clemons, Robert Fox, Matthew Moore, Edward Andrews and Steven Andrews.

Honorary pallbearers will be Allen Brown, Jimmie Lamar, Randy Short, John Waldrum and Harold Delk.

Heritage Funeral Home, 609 Bear Creek Pike, Columbia, is assisting the family and in charge of the arrangements.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to the staff of NHC Columbia and special caregivers: Susan Hicks, Heather Staggs and Merriann Sitzsimmons. Also, a special mention of thanks to her special friends, Betty Holton and Freda Hudson.

Memorials may be made to Glenn's Chapel Methodist Church c/o Bonnie Clemons, 5347 Flat Creek Road, Spring Hill, TN 37174 or Culleoka Unit School c/o Melody Collier, 1921 Warrior Way, Culleoka TN 38451.

You may send private or public condolences to the Moore family at the Heritage Funeral Home Web site; Click on "Send Private Condolences," or "Sign Guest Book."