Mrs. Anne J. Moore, 83, of Waynesboro, passed away January 6, 2022, at Fishersville.
Mrs. Moore was born June 22, 1938, in Fauquier County, lived there her entire life until moving to Waynesboro with her late husband, Donald E. Moore, following her retirement in 1993.
Mrs. Moore was a 1956 graduate of the old Warrenton High School and held an Associate’s Degree in Secretarial Science from the old Richmond Professional Institute, now Virginia Commonwealth University.
She worked for the Fauquier County School Board for two years from 1958 to ’60 and then worked for the Central Intelligence Agency for 33 years, retiring in 1993. Shereceived many commendations, promotions and exceptional performance awards during her career.
Mrs. Moore was a member of the Eastern Star, serving as state head, Worthy Grand Matron, of that organization in 1988-89. She also served as President of the Board of the Eastern Star Home for four years and as Chair of the Jurisprudence Committee for several years as well as other committees.
She was a member of the Board of the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank Network, serving as the first female Chair of the Board from 2003 to 2005.
Mrs. Moore was a member of First Baptist Church, Waynesboro, and served as a Deacon, Chair, Personnel, Chair, Flower Committee, and Chair of the Stewardship Committee.
She was a member and Past President of the Wenonah Garden Club, Past President of the Academy of Gardeners Garden Club and a member and committee chair of several committees of the Waynesboro Augusta Woman’s Club.
She was named as Waynesboro’s Outstanding Woman for 2014.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Alice J. Boley, of Bealeton.
She is survived by her most beloved niece, Mrs. Susan B. Martin, of Bealeton; her nephews Robert, Mark and Neil Boley; her great nieces and nephews; a cousin, Thelma Robson, and extended family members.
A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, January 13, at First Baptist Church, Waynesboro, conducted by Pastor Barrett Owen. Eastern Star honors will be conducted at the church following the funeral service. Masks will be required for all attendees. Burial will follow at 2 p.m. at the Culpeper National Cemetery with her late husband, Donald.
Contributions may be made to the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank, First Baptist Church Benevolence Fund, or the charity of choice.
McDow Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.