William Edward Moore

September 15, 1938 - April 30, 2012
William Edward Moore

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William Edward Moore known as “Ed” passed away April 30, 2012. He was born September 15, 1938 in Goldsboro, NC to the late Ermine Hales Moore and James Victor Moore.

He is survived by his wife of 21 years Deanne Heath Moore; stepdaughter, Alea Cave and her husband, Chris, their children Tanner and Holden; stepdaughter, Kathryn Danielson and her daughter Katelyn; sister, Carol Franks; and three nieces and a nephew.

In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother, James Richard Moore and a nephew.

He became a paraplegic at age eighteen. Before going on to have a successful career as an architectural designer. He owned Moore’s drafting service for over fifty year’s.

He attended Holy Cross Episcopalian Church and was a retired member of the American Institute of Building Design.

Memorial services will be conducted 2:00 PM Saturday, May 12, 2012 at Holy Cross Episcopalian Church, 5820 Myrtle Grove Road, Wilmington, NC 28409.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his name to Holy Cross Episcopal Church or Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1406 Physicians Drive Wilmington, NC 28401.

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  • May 07, 2012
    Mary Ann Lane says:
    I have known Edward since I was 9 years old (50 years). I was a very close friend, along with my family. Other than being close friends I was also employed by Edward at Moores Drafting Service, Goldsboro NC. Edward and I along with all of my family had many good memorable times. I always knew Edward as a very compassionate and loving person. I am very sad to learn of Edwards passing, I never knew he was sick, I would of really wanted to tell him bye. May you rest in Holy precious peace. You will always be loved and never forgotten. 212 Calvin Lane Goldsboro NC 27530

  • May 11, 2012
    Janet Baber says:
    Remember Earth has no Sorrow that Heaven can not healed. You all be strengthened by God, and know that you are in our hearts and prayers and this time of your loss. May God continue to be with you, Janet Baber

  • May 07, 2012
    jill hertzog says:
    Deanne, sorry to hear about your husband i am helping with the reception after the service

  • May 01, 2012
    Pam Danielson says:
    Dear Deanne and family. I am so sorry to hear of Ed's passing. You are all in my prayers. Pam Danielson

  • May 02, 2012
    Joy Shivar Sumrell says:
    My sincere thoughts and prayers for the family....Ed was always a good neighbor and friend. He will sorely be missed.