Dorothy Carline McDougald Moore
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Dorothy Carline McDougald Moore 74, passed away in Tallahassee on Friday, November 16, 2012. She was born on April 9, 1938 in Quitman, Georgia. She was the daughter and only child of the late Carl Franklin McDougald and Dorothy Fuller McDougald. Carline attended Sealy Elementary School and graduated from Leon High School in 1956.She attended Florida State University where she graduated in 1960 with a Bachelor of Science degree from the School of Education. She was a member of Pi Beta Phi Sorority. Carline was an active member of the Junior League of Tallahassee. She was also a member of Trinity United Methodist Church. She taught elementary school in both the Gadsden and Leon County School system early in her teaching career.She spent her last twenty-four years of elementary school teaching at Holy Comforter Episcopal School. When she retired in 1997, Holy Comforter Episcopal School dedicated its yearbook to her and said of her, "For twenty-four years you have been a friend and a flower in Holy Comforter Episcopal School's garden.Your happy smile and sunny disposition have enabled many kindergarten and pre-k children to bloom and flourish. Continue to spread seeds of happiness wherever you go".
She is survived by her husband of 52 years, W. Booker Moore. She is also survived by a daughter, Jane Moore Hallenstein and husband Jerry of Tallahassee, son Bill Moore and wife Kimi of Tallahassee, grandchildren Michael Hallenstein, Sarah Hallenstein, Booker Moore and Andrew Moore, all of Tallahassee.The family would like to thank Marjorie Smith and Carline's other close friends that visited and spent precious time with Carline in the last months of her illness. Culley's MeadowWood Funeral Home, 1737 Riggins Road is in charge of arrangements. Graveside service will be held Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at Oakland Cemetery at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations in the memory of Carline be sent to Trinity United Methodist Church or Holy Comforter Episcopal School.
Published in Tallahassee Democrat on Nov. 18, 2012