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Originally published: 2013-10-08 12:52:09
Last modified: 2013-10-08 12:52:54

Coy David Moore

Coy David Moore, 87, of Burnsville, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital. A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late Rev. Sam and Mollie Ann Bryant Moore. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Lillian R. Moore, who passed away in 2012 and a sister, Pansy Huskins. Moore was a strong willed, fun loving man who loved bluegrass music and had a passion for dancing.

Surviving are his sisters, Mildred Young of Bakersville, Lillian Landreth of Pisgah Forest and Maxine Hensley of Green Mountain and a brother, Boyd Moore and wife, Janie, of Marshall. Several nieces, nephews, cousins and his beloved parrott, Tweety, also survive.

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services. Burial will follow in the Proffit Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral service at the funeral home.

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