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Theresa Lee (Babb) Moore

June 7, 1929 ~ January 16, 2020 (age 90)

Obituary

 

Theresa Lee (Babb) Moore, was the 2nd oldest child of the late John Herman and Helen Babb. She was born on June 7, 1929 in Fort Wayne, Indiana. At the age of 90 she passed from this life on Thursday, January 16, 2020 at home.

 

She was a graduate of Central High School and was a licensed Cosmetologist. For many years she worked as a beautician and had retired from GE and ITT. Theresa was a longtime member of Union Baptist Church serving on the Missionary Board.  She was also a member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post 148, Daughters of Elks, Junior Lillian Jones Brown Club, lifetime member of Court of Calanthe and Travelers National Bowling Association.

 

Theresa loved the Lord, and lived a full life.  She loved bowling, and baking.  She was well known for her infamous, apple pies, yeast rolls and Texas Sheet Cake.  She also loved spending time with all of her grandchildren sharing her wisdom and teaching them how to cook and bake.

 

Left to cherish her memories are her son, Terrance (Pamela) Moore; granddaughter, Temicka Moore; grandsons, Tye Moore and Chris Smith; great grand-daughters, Taylor M., Telana and Tonai Moore; sisters, Delores Redmond and Liflo Queary; nieces, Bridget Queary, Gail Redmond, Anita Babb, Carol (Julius) Stephens, Cynthia Martin, Camille Douglas; nephew, Galen Babb, Jr. with a host of other extended relatives and friends.

 

She was also preceded in death by the love of her life, her husband, Percival Moore and siblings, John Herman Babb, Jr. and Galen Babb and Constance Babb.

Laid to rest in Covington Memorial Gardens

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
February 1, 2020

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Union Baptist Church
2200 Smith Street
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46803

Homegoing Celebration
Saturday
February 1, 2020

12:00 PM
Union Baptist Church
2200 Smith Street
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46803

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