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William A. Moye, Sr.

December 10, 1934 - April 12, 2020

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Funeral Home James Wilson Funeral Home

Private cremation took place at Lake Region Crematory, Lake Ariel.

William Allen Moye, Sr., 85, of Greentown, formerly of Brooklyn, NY, died Sunday, April 12th at home following a brief illness. His wife, Rosa Moye, died in 2018.

Born in Wilson, North Carolina, William was the son of the late Fred Lee and Esther Battle Moye. He was a 1954 graduate of Wilson’s Charles Darden High School. Prior to retirement he was a chef.

Surviving are his son Allen R. Moye of Chicago, IL; step-daughters beloved Portia Killbrew of Greentown PA, and Charlene Killbrew of Brooklyn, NY; step-son Bobby Killbrew of Brooklyn, NY; granddaughter Rasheedah Moye of Fayetteville, NC; grandson Khery A. Moye of Woodbridge, VA; great-granddaughters Silvergrace and Nyx Moye of Woodbridge, VA; Nieces Esther Moye Finley of Brooklyn, NY, Cornelia Moye Britt of Suffolk, VA, and Mary Moye Witherspoon of Norfolk, VA; a nephew Paul Moye of Brooklyn, NY; 20 step-grandchildren; 10 step-great-grandchildren; and a host of loving relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his son, William A. Moye, Jr.; sister Emma; and brothers Fred Moye, Jr. and Cornelius Moye.

Private cremation took place at Lake Region Crematory, Lake Ariel.

Arrangements have been entrusted to and under the care and direction of James Wilson Funeral Home, Lake Ariel.

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