Wilda “Beo” Moats, age 93, a resident of N. Walnut St. Philippi passed away Saturday January 23, 2010 at her residence. She was born March 20, 1916, in Upshur County a daughter of the late Mathias J. “Sie” and Virginia Leah (Mitchell) Anderson. She was united in marriage March 19, 1938 to Truman Huffman Moats who preceded her in death on October 11, 2001. Surviving is; One daughter: Opal and husband Keith Cooper of Rt. 92 Belington
Five grandchildren: Anita and husband Roddy George, Darla and husband Dave Goff, Brian and wife Tonya Cooper, Kim and husband Jared Nestor, Jon and wife Toni Wright
Great grandchildren: Seth, Sylas, and Mazzie George, Mikala Goff, Cody and Katelyn Cooper, Marshall and Cade Nestor, Logan and Alexis Wright
Several Nieces and Nephews
Mrs. Moats was preceded in death by one daughter; Dorothy Wright, one grandson; Joseph John “Joey” Wright, one sister; Gertrude “Toots” Booth
Mrs. Moats was a homemaker, she enjoyed working in her flowers, quilting, cooking, and baking bread and pies.
Mrs. Moats attended the Grace Chapel United Methodist Church.
Friends will be received at the Wright Funeral Home 216 N. Walnut St. Philippi on Monday January 25, from 3-8 p.m. and on Tuesday January 26, from 8 a.m.- 1p.m. the service hour with Rev. Randy Simms officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Hebron Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to an organization of your choice.
Tuesday January 26, 2010, 1 p.m. at Wright Funeral Home
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