Edith Marie Surrett Moore

edith moore

March 24, 1931 ~ October 24, 2023

Born in: Buncombe Co., NC
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Edith Marie Surrett Moore, 92, of Asheville, passed away Tuesday, October 24, 2023.

A native of Buncombe County, she was a daughter of the late Dock A. Surrett and Allie Stines Surrett. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Junior Lee Moore. She was also preceded in death by five brothers and five sisters. She was retired from Ethan Allen.

She is survived by her son, Bruce Moore, and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday at Green Hills Cemetery, with Rev. David Moore and the Rev. Larry Sprouse officiating.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday at Groce Funeral Home, Patton Avenue.

In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to a charity of your choice.


Visitation: October 26, 2023 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


Graveside Service: October 27, 2023 11:00 am

Green Hills Cemetery
25 New Leicester Hwy.
Asheville, NC 28806


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  1. Bruce our Deepest Sympathy goes out to you and your family for the loss of your precious sweet Mother. She was a very hard worker and always thinking of others. Mama always enjoyed their visits and phone calls. She will truly be missed. Take care of yourself and cherish all your special memories. Thank you for taking such good care of her. We send our love. God Bless You, The Venita Reeves Family

  2. Bruce
    I love you and I’m so sorry to hear about Aunt Edith passing. She was my favorite Aunt. I would love going fishing with her like we did. Your in my prayers
    Love Angie (Betty oldest daughter)

  3. I only had the pleasure of meeting Miss Edith one time but have spoke of her for years with Doris Shetley.
    I pray Bruce will be well in the future .

  4. Bruce, so sorry for the loss of your Mother. My Aunt Mary Lou and Uncle Clenon thought so much of your parents and you. I know she will be missed so much. It’s not an easy thing when we lose our parents. Doug and I will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.

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