|Birth: ||Jun. 5, 1942|
|Death: ||Jun. 22, 2010|
South Carolina, USA
Beverly Hitchcock Moore, of Mt. Pleasant, wife of Jackson Hutchinson Moore, entered into eternal rest on the morning of June 22, 2010.
Born June 5, 1942, in Philadelphia, PA, the daughter of Wendell James Hitchcock and Marion Ditty Hitchcock.
Mrs. Moore was a graduate of Duke University and received her Master's Degree from Catholic University, Washington, DC and additional graduate study at The Citadel.
She was instrumental in developing the Burn Unit at MUSC in Charleston in the late 1970's. Later, she was a respected faculty member at The Baptist College of South Carolina (Charleston Southern University) as the director of the Nursing Program.
Mrs. Moore left nursing to work with her husband of Moore Drums, Inc., where she supervised the office and administrative functions and served as Chief Financial Officer. She worked tirelessly as a board member of the National Barrel and Drum Association (later renamed Reusable Industrial Packaging Association), and received the Association's highest honor, the Morris Hershson Award of Merit in 2000.
She was a member of The Cathedral Church of St. Luke and St. Paul.
In addition to her husband of 38 years, she is survived by two step children: Jackson H. Moore, Jr. (Elsa) and Cynthia Moore Denning (Jim); three grandchildren: Sandra Zapp (Julian), Carolyn Moore, and Michael Krueger; one great-grandson, Jackson Tyler Zapp; brother-in-law, George Lodge (Barbara) and nieces and nephews, Lynne, Steve, Tracy and Sharon.
She was predeceased by her sister, Marilyn Lodge.
Interment was in Live Oak Memorial Gardens.
Live Oak Memorial Gardens
South Carolina, USA
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Record added: Jun 23, 2010
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You are thought of and remembered today. May you rest in Heavenly peace always.|
Added: Jun. 23, 2010