Mrs. Sharon Annette Jones Moore passed away peacefully at home with family by her side on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020, after suffering with diabetes and dementia for many years.

Born in South Boston on Oct. 6, 1953, she was the daughter of the late William Walker Jones and Tine Bell Cozart Jones. She was married to James (Jimmy) Thomas Moore.

Sharon was a dedicated, lifelong member of Glenwood United Methodist Church. Throughout her years at Glenwood, she was a member of the choir, the United Methodist Women, and taught Sunday school and vacation Bible school.

Sharon was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, daughter and sister. She spent most of her working career with Sprint in South Boston and the Halifax County Commonwealth’s Attorney’s office. 

In addition to her husband and mother, Sharon is survived by daughters, Jennifer Carr (Justin) of Roanoke and Stephanie Moore of Vernon Hill; and son Scott (Heather Baird) of Charlotte, North Carolina. Seven beautiful grandchildren whom she loved and adored also survive, Taylor, Madison and Hannah Terry, and James Dale (J.D.), Jessica, Jordan and Jacob Carr.

Also surviving are brothers Christopher D. Jones and Craig A. Jones (Bryan Price) of South Boston; and sister-in-law Dr. Virginia Jones of South Boston; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. 

Other than her father, Sharon was preceded in death by her brother, Dwight A. Jones.

Visitation for family and friends was held Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Brooks Lyon Funeral Home, South Boston and other times at the home, 1247 Grubby Road, Halifax.

A Service of Death and Resurrection led by the Rev. Betty Marshall will be held Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Glenwood United Methodist Church, 4030 Philpott Road, South Boston. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. A reception will be held following the services in the church fellowship hall.

For memorial contributions, consider The American Brain Foundation, 201 Chicago Ave., Minneapolis, MN 55415.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

The family is being served by Brooks Lyon Funeral and Cremation Services, South Boston.