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Funeral Service

Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Saturday May 8th, 2021

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Carole Bradsher Moore

Carole Bradsher Moore, 70, of 630 Mayfield Road, passed away on Thursday, April 29, 2021 at Annie Penn Hospital.

A celebration of life will be held at 10:00AM Saturday, May 8, 2021 at Wilkerson Funeral Home. Immediately following, the service will continue at the barn, 630 Mayfield Road, Ruffin.

Carole was born in Rockingham County to the late Robert Lindsay Bradsher and Authorise Davenport Bradsher. Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her husband and lifelong best friend, Leonard Earl Moore.

Survivors are her children, Russell Leonard Moore and Shelby Jeannette Moore and fiancé, Melissa Poole; grandchildren, Francis Joseph Moore and wife, Tiffany, Katherine Jeannette French and fiancé, Corey Biggs, Lauren Ann Bivins, and Autumn Joy Moore; great grandchildren, Ally Claire Joyce, Jackson Joseph Moore, and Harper Shaye Biggs; sister, Annette Bradsher and brother, Bill Bradsher.

She was a graduate of Bethany High School where she excelled in basketball and softball. In her younger years she showed cattle in 4H and later became a 4H leader and helped develop the Rockingham County 4H horse program. She coached many 4H members to the state and national level. She was a member of the North Carolina 4H horse advisory board and was inducted into the North Carolina 4H Hall of Fame.

She and Leonard started Chestnut Hill Stables in 1972 where they developed a thriving horse business and farmed tobacco.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Rockingham County 4H, 525 NC Hwy 65, Suite 200 Reidsville, NC 27320 in memory of Carole Moore.

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A candle was lit in memory of Carole Moore

Bill Apple Mar 22 2022 1:08 AM

I met Carole and Leonard at Duke when Carole and my late husband were going through the lung transplant program. They were two very special people that we truly loved. They will always have a special place in my heart. Carole can now join Leonard in Heaven.

Brends Corlew May 11 2021 10:00 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Carole Moore

Joyce Trent Lester May 6 2021 12:28 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Carole Moore

Janet Durham May 3 2021 9:33 AM

So sorry to hear of Carole's passing. She will be remembered by so many especially those who she taught to ride and respect horses. Thoughts and prayers for the family.

Donna Handy May 3 2021 9:03 AM

So many memories of Carol and Leonard. I've known them since I was a child. I took lessons and went to camp. Many children and families are blessed to have known her. May her life long legacy live on through her children and grandchildren. Rip Granny

Mistydawn May 3 2021 5:19 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Carole Moore

Wanda Finlen May 2 2021 8:05 PM

So sorry for her passing. Prayers and loving thoughts are with the family at this time.

Becky Brown May 2 2021 12:03 PM

So sorry to hear about the passing of Carole. Praying God will comfort the family during this difficult time. Vicki B. James

Vicki B. James May 1 2021 10:59 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Carole Moore

Ron & Donna Walker May 1 2021 9:27 PM

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