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Sarah "Penny" (Combs) Moore

February 1, 1940 ~ September 23, 2017 (age 77)

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Sarah "Penny" Moore, age 77, died Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Miller’s Merry Manor in Syracuse, Indiana.  Mrs. Moore was born February 1, 1940 in Garrett, Kentucky to the late Benjamin and Cora (Bolen) Combs.  She married Forest Moore on December 28, 1962 and he preceded her in death on May 18, 2016.  Penny was a factory worker and employed in the past with Starcraft in Topeka, Essex Wire in Ligonier, and Westec in Ligonier.  She was a member of the New Freedom Baptist Church in LaGrange.

Survivors include:
Son, Charles David Ritchie of Ligonier.
Grandson, Jeremie and Desiree Ritchie, United State Army, stationed at Fort Carson, Colorado Springs, Colorado. 
Great granddaughter, Stella Cruz Ritchie.
Sisters, Dorothy Combs and Grace Combs both of Rock Fork, Kentucky.
She was also preceded in death by six sisters, Luvica "Vicie" Moore, Peggy Combs, Nora Mae Ramey, Anna Faye Hoover, Rose Ann Combs, and Nancy Combs; seven brothers, Cleocus, Spencer, Guilford, Enoch, Jerry, Leo, and Maurice Combs.

Visitation will be held Sunday, October 1, 2017 from 5:00-8:00 PM at Hite Funeral Home in Kendallville.
Visitation will also be held Monday, October 2, 2017 after 3:00 PM at New Freedom Baptist Church, 300 North Sycamore Street in Lagrange, Indiana.
Funeral services will take place on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 10:00 AM at New Freedom Baptist Church with Pastor Wade Sturdivant officiating.
Burial will follow at Orange Cemetery near Rome City.
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Arrangements entrusted to Hite Funeral Home of Kendallville.

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 Service Information

October 1, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hite Funeral Home
403 South Main Street
Kendallville, IN 46755

October 2, 2017

3:00 PM to 10:00 PM
New Freedom Baptist Church
300 Sycamore Street
LaGrange, IN 46761

Funeral Service
October 3, 2017

10:00 AM
New Freedom Baptist Church
300 Sycamore Street
LaGrange, IN 46761

October 3, 2017

12:00 PM
Orange Cemetery
North 175 East
Rome City, IN 46784

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