Lois Holland Mooring, 88, of Fremont went to be with her Lord and Savior Friday, June 4, 2021 at Countryside Village in Pikeville.
Funeral services will be held Monday, June 7, 2021 at 4 p.m. in the chapel of Shackleford-Howell Funeral Home in Fremont with burial to follow at Elmwood Cemetery in Fremont. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 3 until 3:45 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Mooring was born in Wayne County on September 5, 1933 to the late Thomas Holland and Lillie Bedford Holland. Lois was a secretary at Nahunta School and then retired with 30 years from Cherry Hospital. Lois was a dedicated member and volunteer with the Salvation Army. She was a longtime member of Union Grove Free Will Baptist Church and was also a member and volunteer with Blended Fellowship. She was a great prayer warrior for all she came in contact with.
She is survived by her daughter-in-law, Marcia Mooring of Goldsboro; three grandchildren, Karen Diane Howell and husband, Shawn, Crystal Mooring, and Mark Mooring and fiancée, Mystie Lucast; great grandchildren, Isabel Howell, Christian Mooring, Dominick Botsford, AnMari Botsford and Geneva Mooring; step grandchildren, Stephanie Herring and husband, Donald, Daphane Dilbeck and husband, Matthew Quick and step-great-grandchildren, Billy Herring and wife, Kayla and Victoria and Layla Dilbeck; a step-great-great-granddaughter, Malahna Herring and a faithful friend who was like a son, Buddy Hassell and wife, Cathy and many other relatives and friends.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Mooring was preceded in death by her husband, James David Mooring; her son, Eddie Joe Mooring and her brother, Charles T. Holland.
Flowers are welcome or donations in memory of Lois can be made to Union Grove Free Will Baptist Church, Blended Fellowship or Salvation Army.
The family is in the care of Shackleford-Howell Funeral Home in Fremont.
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