Irene Morrison Moore, 84, of Fletcher Street, Wilkesboro, N.C., formerly of Blowing Rock, passed away Saturday evening, March 21, 2020, at Westwood Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Wilkesboro.

Irene is survived by four daughters, Linda Blackwelder of Boone, Brenda Evans of Murphysboro, Tennessee, Vicky Highley and husband Jim of Fort Meyers, Florida, and Debra Ward of North Wilkesboro; one son, William Branton and wife Eunice of Kannapolis, North Carolina; and two sisters, Frances Chester of Mooresville, and Mamie Watson of Concord, North Carolina. She is also survived by eight grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, and two great great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her father and mother, Andrew and Elizabeth Wolf Morrison; one son, David Moore; and two sisters, Evelyn Morrison and Barbara Tumblin.

A private memorial service for Irene Morrison Moore will be held by the family.

Online condolences may be sent to the Moore family at

Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.

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