Katura (Moore) BrockOctober 17, 1923 ~ March 23, 2018 (age 94)
Katura Moore Brock, 94, passed from this earth and entered her Eternal Home on the evening of March 23. Born on October 17, 1923, in Greene County, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin Robert Moore and Effie Hobgood Moore of Farmville. She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Linwood M. (Shorty) Brock; sister Gladys Pittman; and brothers Horace and Herbert Moore.
Katura is survived by her loving family which includes daughter, Kathy Brock Harris (John) of Tarboro; son, Joseph Robert Brock (Bonnie) of Raleigh; grandchildren, John Brock Harris (Kira) of Davidson, Miranda Katura Brock of Hillsborough, and Tyler Spence Harris (Sonja) of Elkins Park, PA; great grandchildren Ethan, Lilly, Maddox, and Benjamin; sisters Edna Earle Pittman of Fayetteville and Geraldine Bentley of Brookhaven, PA and many special nieces and nephews.
Katura was a lifelong member of The First Baptist Church of Tarboro where she enjoyed singing in the choir, participating in the Womens Missionary Union, and teaching children’s Sunday School. Her devout faith and service to others were a comfort to her and an inspiration to others.
A celebration of Katura’s life will be held Monday, March 26, 2018 at 2 Pm at First Baptist Church, Tarboro. The family will receive friends at the church from 12:30 pm until service time. The interment will follow in Hollywood Cemetery, Farmville, NC.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Music Department or the Baptist Mens Ramp Projects at First Baptist Church, 605 Main Street, Tarboro, NC 27886 or to an animal rescue of choice.