Rachel Althea Cannon-Moree, 77, the widow of Robert James “Bob” Moree, went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday evening, November 5, 2013 at the University of Alabama Medical Hospital in Birmingham, AL.

Mrs. Moree was born the daughter of Rev. Wilburn Samuel Cox and Effie Mae Stone Cox on February 17, 1936 in Kingstree.  She was the co-founder and operator of Moree’s Barbeque.  She was a member of the Woodmen of the World and was a member of the Andrews First Pentecostal Holiness Church.   She committed her life to acts of selfless giving for her family, and an unconditional love to earn her the distinguished title – Beloved Mother.
Bob and Althea were married on October 16, 1962 and celebrated 35 years together.  Their home was blessed with:  two children, Rodney Dale Cannon and Camellia Ann Moree; three grandchildren, Regina, Paul, and Blaine; and four great-grandchildren, Bristol, Kale, Autumn, and Piper.  She also leaves behind:  three brothers, Esters (Lib) Cox, Samuel (Myrna) Cox, and Rev. Jerry (Betty) Cox;  and five sisters, Barbra Calcutt, Catherine Venters, Rebecca (Sambo) Browder-Evans, Lillian (Hank) McLaughin, and Darnell (Rogers) Owens.  

She was predeceased by:  her parents; and her husbands, Wendell “W.J” Cannon and Bob Moree.
A Home Going Celebration will be 2 PM, Saturday, November 9, 2013, at the Andrews First Pentecostal Holiness Church.  Interment will follow in the Andrews Memorial Cemetery directed by the Andrews Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home. 

Visitation will be from 6-8 PM, Friday evening, November 8, 2013 in the church sanctuary. 

Memorials may be made to: Andrews First Pentecostal Holiness Church, 112 N Magnolia Ave., Andrews, SC  29510.

McKenzie Funeral Home is honored to serve the Moree family

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