Charlotte Elaine Moore

February 7, 1930June 26, 2019

Charlotte Moore, age 89, of Tallahassee passed away peacefully on June 26, 2019.

Charlotte was born February 7, 1930 in Hagerstown, Maryland. She graduated from nursing school at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore and was a Registered Nurse. She married a U.S. Naval Academy graduate and enjoyed tours of duty with him in Pensacola, Corpus Christi, San Diego, Monterrey, the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., and Jacksonville before his untimely death as a Navy pilot in 1962. After living in Jacksonville and Pensacola for many years, she moved to Tallahassee in 2000 to be near her daughter, son-in-law and granddaughter.

Charlotte was a devoted mother to her children having raised them by herself after the death of her husband when they were very young. She was a Christian and made sure her children went to church. She eventually went back to her nursing career and served many years as a RN in Jacksonville, Orange Park and Pensacola. She retired as Employee Health Nurse at West Florida Hospital. After traveling all over the world, in her later years she loved her daily crossword puzzles, jigsaw puzzles, and a senior exercise class.

She is survived by a daughter, Linda Frohock (Wallace) of Tallahassee, a granddaughter, Meghan Wehtje (Nathan) of Atlanta, a great granddaughter, Nora Wehtje of Atlanta, and a sister, Joan Bost of Pensacola. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lieutenant Arthur H. Moore, USN; her son, Randall Moore; her parents, Ira and Verona Chambers; a brother, Mark Chambers; and a sister, Phyllis Altieri.

A private burial will be at the Tallahassee National Cemetery. Charlotte’s family wishes to thank the staff at Elmcroft Senior Living and Big Bend Hospice for their wonderful care and attention given to Charlotte over the last few years. Memorial contributions may be made to Big Bend Hospice, 1723 Mahan Center Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32308.


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Charlotte Elaine Moore

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