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Mildred Waters Moore, 84, of Poquoson, Va., passed away peacefully on Friday, July 29, 2016.

Mildred was a native of Hampton, Va., and a Poquoson, Va., homemaker most of her life. She was a member of Emmaus Baptist Church and always was religious in her faith.

Mildred Waters Moore
                          Mildred Waters Moore

She loved music and played guitar in a band, where she met her husband, Collis. She was very generous and caring of others, including her many pets.

Mildred was preceded in death by her husband, Collis P. Moore Jr.; her twins, Jeanie and Jessie; her parents, Annie V. and Floyd T. Waters Sr.; and her brothers, Bobby, Ed and Floyd Jr. Waters.

She is survived by her children, Judy Wainwright of Newport News, Va., Mark Moore (Debbie) of Poquoson, Va., and Shelly Donahue (Drew) of Newport News, Va.; and her grandchildren, Andrea, Jonathan, Megan, Amanda and Tori.

A graveside service, led by Pastor Dan Cromer, will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016, at Emmaus Baptist Church Cemetery. A reception will follow at the church.

Memorials may be made to Emmaus Baptist Church, 814 Yorktown Road, Poquoson, VA, 23662.

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