Pastor Brenda Joyce Moore
Pastor Brenda Joyce Moore, a longtime Rockaway resident, died July 23.
Moore was born in Brighton, Alabama on February 17, 1948. She was a pastor at Community Church of God in Christ and lived in Rockaway for 36 years.
Moore was preceded in death by her sister, Faye Holland; and brothers, Ray and Willie Smith Sr.
She is survived by her children, Tommie J. Moore Jr., Vanessa Moore-Robinson, Bridget Moore, and Janice L. Moore, Esq.; son-in-law, Dexter Robinson; sisters, Ethel Mae Johnson, and Gertrude DeBetham; brothers, Luther Tutt, Coleman Tutt and Ronald Tutt; sisters-in-law, Thelma Tutt and Marian Tutt; grandchildren, Jewel K. Moore- Robinson and Dexter C. Robinson; extended family, Tereance Moore and Tiffany Moore; as well as a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, in-laws and spiritual children.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Funeral Home Inc., Inwood, New York. Interment took place at St. John Trinity Cemetery, Hewlett, New York.