Mary Ellen "Sugar" Moore

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Mary Ellen Dial (Moore)

Also Known As: "Sugar"
Birthplace: Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Death: Died in Maxton, Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Cause of death: struck by a car
Place of Burial: Maxton, Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Rev William Luther Moore and Mary Catherine "Tudy" Oxendine
Wife of Noah H Dial
Mother of Deborah Myrtle Sampson
Sister of Eliza Caroline "Carrie" Moore; Emma Jane Bullard; Luther W. Moore and Charlie Hadden Moore

Managed by: Eldon Clark (C)
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About Mary Ellen "Sugar" Moore

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Birth: Mar. 7, 1896 Robeson County North Carolina, USA

Death: Jun. 9, 1973 Maxton Robeson County North Carolina, USA

Mary Ellen was the daughter of Rev. W. L. and Mary Catherine Oxendine Moore. She married Noah H. Dial on Apr. 29, 1920 in the Thompson section of Robeson county, North Carolina.

The following was taken from the Jun. 10, 1973 edition of THE ROBESONIAN:

Mrs. Mary Ellen (Sugar) Dial, 77, of route 2, Pembroke, was killed instantly when sturck by a car about 7:50 a.m. today.

The accident occurred about two miles north of Pembroke in the Prospect community on rural road No. 1340.

The funeral will be conducted at 5 p.m. Monday in Prospect United Methodist Church by the Rev. Simeon Cummings, the Rev. D. F. Lowery, the Rev. Harvey Lowery and the Rev. Robert Maynor. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

The body will be removed from Locklear & Son Funeral home to the church at 4 p.m. Surviving are two sons, Adolph and Herman Dial, both of Pembroke; three daughters, Mrs. Reece Locklear, Mrs. Woodrow Sampson and Mrs. James H. Woods, all of Pembroke; and 13 grandchildren.

  • **NOTE: Her birth and death date and burial information were taken from her NC death certificate.

Family links:

  • William Luther Moore (1857 - 1930)
  • Mary Catherine Oxendine Moore (1854 - 1928)
  • Noah H. Dial (1897 - 1967)
  • Deborah Myrtle Dial Sampson (1921 - 1994)*
  • Adolph Lorenz Dial (1922 - 1995)*
  • William Herman Dial (1928 - 1990)*


wife of Noah H. Dial

Who can find a virtuous woman for her price is far above rubies

Burial: Prospect United Methodist Church Cemetery Maxton Robeson County North Carolina, USA

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Mary Ellen "Sugar" Moore's Timeline

March 7, 1896
Robeson, North Carolina, USA
February 2, 1921
Age 24
Robeson, North Carolina, USA
June 9, 1973
Age 77
Maxton, Robeson, North Carolina, USA
Maxton, Robeson, North Carolina, USA