Prew Leroy Moore, 74, of Warrenton and The Plains, passed away peacefully August 5, 2019, at Inova Fairfax Hospital with family by his side from complications following surgery for a broken leg.
Prew, the son of Webb and Dorothy Moore, was born January 18, 1945, in Warrenton and was so well known throughout his lifetime for his innate friendliness, sense of humor, generosity, work ethic and constant willingness to help others. He spent his career at the Virginia Department of Transportation, where he was recognized for not missing a day of work for 30 years before retiring with a disability.
A gentleman beloved by his family and so many others, he is survived by his daughter, Michelle Douglas of Nathalie, Va.; his brothers, Russell Moore of Warrenton and Dennis Moore of Upperville; his sisters, Betty Jean Appling of Huntsville, Ala., Patricia Monger of Bealeton, and Marjorie Moore and Hope Morison, both of Aldie; his nieces and nephews, Sandra Dodson, Eric Payne, Missy Barrett, Todd Appling, Alicia Shamblin, Beverly Hanback, Bonnie Sharp, Thomas Moore and Amy Christy.
His family would especially like to thank nurses Ashley, Hannah, and Sherisa for their compassionate and exemplary care, and long-time friend, Ernie Lumsden, who was like a brother to him.
The family will receive friends from 10 to 10:45 a.m., Saturday, August 17, at Moser Funeral Home in Warrenton, with the service starting at 10:45 a.m. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memory Gardens near Jeffersonton, followed by a reception at McMahon’s Irish Pub in Warrenton.
Online condolences may be offered at www.moserfuneralhome.com