Flora “Flo” Mae Moore


Funeral services were held on 02/17/2023 at Memory Chapel of Anderson Ragsdale Mortuary, with a burial following at La Vista Cemetery. Final arrangements were entrusted to Anderson Ragsdale Mortuary.

Flora “Flo” Mae Moore was born on July 17, 1930, in Anaheim, California to Marie and William Randall. She attended grade school in California’s first all Black town, Allensworth.

She had one child, Rose Mary Bryant. In 1955, Flora united in marriage to Robert Moore. Flora worked with Rohr Aerospace for sixteen years prior to her retirement.

Flo was loved by all her neighbors, friends and family. She loved dancing, listening to the blues, listening to the police scanner, and traveling in her younger years. She loved to make her family laugh with the stories of her youth. Not to mention her yearly travel, sometimes multiple trips to Las Vegas to play the slots and keno. Her family would join her occasionally, especially to celebrate her birthday in her favorite place.

Flo passed on January 28, 2023. Her Mother, Father, Husband and Grandson along with a host of family and friends preceded her in death. 

Flora is survived by her daughter; Rose Mary Bryant; Stepson Cal Bryant; Grandchild Angela Jones; 7 Great-Grandchildren: Alisha Jones, Alton “Brandon” Gilbert, Arika Jones, Adrian Gilbert, Andrew Gilbert, Arik Gilbert, Angelo Gilbert; 3 Great-Grandchildren: Garry Jones, Garren Jones, Aaliyah Gilbert; Honorary Grandson Ricky Frost, who referred to her as “Miss Daisy” because she needed a ride everywhere. She loved and cherished him; Her very special honorary daughter Patricia Braxton, they went everywhere together; Honorary Granddaughter Mia Schultz, the mother to 2 of her Great-Grandsons and referred to her as “Granny”; Honorary great-granddaughters Alysia Tanner & Natasha Edwards; Honorary Son, Adrian Gilbert, who is her Great-Grandson, but was raised as her own from a young age. She also leaves behind a host of friends and family, special notice to Cousins; Roy Kinzy, Hattie Jones, Mary Abbott, Alice McBride, Carolyn Willis, Becky Landers, Nola Tillman and many more.