Shirley (Anderson) Moore

April 21, 1938 ~ July 7, 2023 (age 85) 85 Years Old

Shirley Moore Obituary

Shirley Anderson Moore, 85 of Farmville, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Friday July 7 2023.

Raised in Green Bay VA, she was the daughter of the late John William and Hester Sterling Anderson. She spent 22 years working as a seamstress at Amelia Dress Company, Shoe Factory, Food Services with the Prince Edward School system and in Southside Hospital cafeteria. She spent several years as a volunteer at Southside Hospital and with the Red Cross. She loved talking to and meeting new people which worked well for her volunteer work. She always met people with a smile. She loved her Worsham Baptist Church family and her strong faith lead her home. She loved spending time with family and was quick to show pictures of her grandchildren and great grandchildren whenever the opportunity was available. She was also like a mother, sister or mentor to many of her friends and loved them all.  

She leaves her love and memories with her daughter Barbara Hodges, son Scott (Sharon) Moore. Grandchildren, Elizabeth Hodges, David Hodges, Jessica (Roberto) Castro, Nick (Phylicia) Moore and Ryan Moore. 2 great grandchildren, Chloe and Leo Castro. Sisters-in-law Thelma Anderson, Matilda Anderson, Dot Anderson and Velma Webb, many nieces and nephews, and good friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband James Edward Moore. Son-in-law Eddie Hodges. Brothers, Curtis, Tommy, Raleigh and Joe Anderson. Sisters-in-law Minnie, Ruth, Jean, Betty. Brother-in-laws, Judd, Tom, Wayne.


The Family will receive friends Monday July 10th 6-8pm at Shorter Funeral Home.

Funeral service Tuesday July 11th at 11:00am in Worsham Baptist Church. Graveside to follow at Trinity Memorial Gardens.

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July 10, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Shorter Funeral Home Chapel
1905 South Main Street
Farmville, VA 23901

July 11, 2023

11:00 AM
Worsham Baptist Church

July 11, 2023

11:45 AM
Trinity Memorial Gardens, Farmville, VA


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