Steve Moore


Steven “Steve” Joe Moore, age 58, of Sylva N.C., passed away on Thursday, June 10, 2021.

He was born on June 12, 1962, in Jackson County to Joseph Ray and Dorothy Ramsey Moore.

Steve was an outdoor sportsman. He had a passion for bear hunting, fishing, camping, hunting ginseng, and ramp digging, but his greatest enjoyment was spending time with his grandchildren. His “happy place” was his time spent at Lake Chatuge. Steve worked maintenance for 25 years at Tuckaseigee Water and Sewer.

Steve will be dearly missed by his loving wife, Vickie (Ammons); son, Steven Cody; daughter, Brandi Nicole; five stepchildren; grandchildren, Khloe, Breaden, Aubree, Hayden, Brantley; special cousins, Karen Rigdon, Debi Cogdill and Mike Moore.

He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph; and grandson, Braxxton Cody Moore.

A graveside service was held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 12, 2021, at Fairview Memorial Gardens, Sylva. Rev. Roger Patterson officiated.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Appalachian Funeral Services, Sylva.