GRAHAM - Billy Ray Moore, 71, of 1922 Hanford Road, passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at Alamance Regional Medical Center.
He was a loving, sacrificial, friendly, servant-hearted man. He rarely thought of himself, because he was focused on the needs and wants of everyone else. He cherished his wife and adored his children, grandchildren and great- grandchildren. He had a very strong faith and believed the Bible is the true Word of God.
A native of Guilford County, he was the husband of Gwendolyn Bryant Moore and son of the late William Franklin and Clara Jane Stigall Moore. Billy was a long distance truck driver with Smith Transfer, Hennis Freight Lines and later retired from Roadway Transportation. He was a member of Deep Creek Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Gwendolyn Bryant Moore, of the home; sons, Dr. Keith Moore and wife Pam of Portland, Maine and Kevin Ray Moore of Graham; daughter, Angie Moore Moon and husband Kevin of Gibsonville; grandchildren, Adam James Ray Moon of Gibsonville, Jessica Moore of Nevada, Brittany Moore Salgado of New York, Caroline Moore of Ohio and Chelsy Moore Osborne of Virginia; great-grandchildren, Sebastien Moore Salgado and Adrian Moore Salgado; sister, Pat Moore Clement of Jacksonville, Fla.; brothers, Thomas Wayne Johnson of Graham and Buck Moore of Browns Summit.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 26, 2013 in the Deep Creek Baptist Church by the Rev. James Moon, pastor. Interment will follow in Pine Hill Cemetery. Mr. Moore will remain at Lowe Funeral Home and Crematory until taken to the church to lie in state 30 minutes prior to the funeral service.
The family will receive friends at Lowe Funeral Home from 6 until 8 p.m. Thursday and at other times the home of Angie and Kevin Moon, 603 Timbergate Drive, Gibsonville, NC.
You may sign the online register book at www.lowefuneralhome.com