Richard Lee Moore

Published 5:19 pm Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Richard Lee Moore, 51, of Mill Spring, North Carolina, passed unexpectedly July 25, 2018. 

Richard was a heavy equipment operator for 30 years. He was a hard worker who enjoyed working outside and on cars, but nothing brought him more happiness than spending time with his wife, kids and grandchildren.

He left behind his wife of 32 years, Melissa; five children, Erica (Randy), Ethan, Dylan (Alexis), Shelbi ( Joseph) and Avery; and eight grandchildren, Garrett,  Gavin, Mason, Gracie, Gage, Gabbie, Jaxson and Blaine.

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He was the son of Dan and Marthell Moore; the brother to Debra, Rebecca and Cynthia; and uncle to eight nieces and nephews.

Memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 5, at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Polk County.