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Feb. 9, 1929-May 23, 2013

Robbie Sewell Moye, 84, of Goldsboro died Thursday, May 23, 2013, at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services will be held Monday, May 27, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints with Bishop J.W. Bass officiating. Burial will follow at Wayne Memorial Park.

Robbie was born in Goldsboro on Feb. 9, 1929, to the late John Argo and Lettie Lucille Ludlum Sewell. She was married to the late Elbert Earl Moye.

Robbie was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, where she served in many positions. She was a member of the Old Dobbs County Genealogical Society, the Daughters of the American Revolution, the North Carolina Colonial Dames XVII Century and served as the assistant director for the Family History Center.

She was an avid genealogist, and had been researching for over 50 years.

Robbie is survived by three daughters and sons-in-law; Barbara and Phil Miller of Wake Forest; LaVon and Chris Chaney of Birmingham, Ala.; and Cheryl Briley of Raleigh; seven grandchildren, Tracie Miller, Kaitlin, Sydney and Hampton Briley and Blake, Sloan and Seth Chaney; and son-in-law, Greg Briley of Raleigh.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, John L. Sewell and Billy Edward Sewell; and sisters, Kathleen Sewell Lancaster and Lois Sewell Carr.

The family will receive friends prior to the funeral on Monday, May 27, 2013, from 10 to 10:45 a.m. at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Flowers are welcome, or memorials may be made to the Goldsboro Family History Center, 1100 11th St., Goldsboro, N.C., 27534, or to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.seymourfuneralhome.com.


Published in Obituaries on May 26, 2013 10:43 AM