Floradada Stella Mae Moore, 82, of Dean, passed away Monday, Aug. 26, 2013 in Wichita Falls.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31 in the chapel of Owens and Brumley Funeral Home with Rev. Billy Jackson, Rev. Gerald Bryant, and Bro. Skiles officiating. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery under the direction of Owens and Brumley Funeral Home of Wichita Falls.
Miss Moore was born May 15, 1931 to Billy H. “Dewey” and May Bell (Ince) Moore. She dedicated her life to the service of Jesus Christ. At age 14 she felt called by the Lord to preach, and at age 15 she began her long journey in His service. She was ordained by The Pentecostal Church of God on Aug. 21, 1999. She was also a missionary for the past 16 years and had traveled to India and to the Philippines many times. Her latest trip was this year at age 82. She ministered in jails and nursing homes. Miss Moore never married. She spent many years caring for her sister who had down syndrome, she lovingly referred to her as “Little Mary”. She was a member of The First Pentecostal Church of God in Wichita Falls.
She is preceded in death by her sister, Mary M. Moore; and three brothers.
Survivors include two cousins, Edna Beagle and Richard Beagle, both of Wichita Falls; a life long friend, Lou Wanna Wright of Dean.
The family will receive friends from 6- 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30, at Owens and Brumley Funeral Home.