Deborah “Debbie” Sue Smith Moore, age 62 of Youngsville, passed away on Friday, December 3, 2021, surrounded by her loved ones at her home.
Debbie was born November 2, 1959, the daughter of W. Laverne and Bois Parsons Smith.
Debbie was a special education teacher in Wake County for 33 years. It is countless the number of lives she touched of these families and students over her time as a teacher. She was a member at Woodland Baptist Church in Wake Forest and enjoyed traveling with her family. The role Debbie was most proud of was that of being a Nana. She spoke often of this time being cut short and what it meant to her to be the best Nana she could be. Debbie was a very outgoing and friendly person who was loved by all that knew her.
Debbie is survived by her husband, Ron Moore; daughter, Jennifer Sanchagrin and her husband Stephen of Austin, TX; son, Matthew Wesley Moore of Creedmoor; grandchildren, Landon, Finley, Noah and Luke Sanchagrin; sister, Linda Smith Lindsey and husband Clifford of Youngsville; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Debbie is preceded in death by her brother, Mark Wesley Smith.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, December 11, 2021 at 12:00 pm at Parson’s Grove United Methodist Church, 3431 Pekin Rd., Candor, NC 27229. The funeral service will follow at 1:00 pm with Pastor Chris Walker officiating. Burial will be in the Parson’s Grove United Methodist Church cemetery.
On-line condolences may be made at www.pughfuneralhome.com.
Pugh Troy Funeral Home is serving the family of Debbie Moore.