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Doris Harmon Moorefield

July 16, 1935 — September 10, 2023


Doris Harmon Moorefield


Doris Lee Harmon Moorefield of Scottsburg, VA peacefully passed away on September 10, 2023.  She was born in Altavista, VA on July 16, 1935 and was 88 years of age.  She was the daughter of the late Frank Lee Harmon and Virginia Burnette Harmon.  She was married to Robert Johnson Moorefield who survives.


Doris was a member of The Revelation Baptist Church, and she was dedicated to all that she did. She worked for Plymcraft for many years before retiring. She loved feeding and watching the hummingbirds around her home, she even made sure that no matter how hard things got, even while battling cancer, they were provided for. She was dedicated to her plants as well, able to show off her green thumb by keeping some alive and thriving for over 40 years.


Doris Lee Harmon Moorefield is survived by:

Her Husband of 42 years

Robert Johnson Moorefield

One Granddaughter

Joy Sandidge O’Neal of Knoxville, TN

Her predeceased Children

James Wesley "J.W."  Sandidge, Jr. and Denice Ann Sandidge Eckel


Nancy Bass (Sandy) of Hampton, VA

Wayne Moorefield (Mary Lou) of Yorktown, VA

Mary Foley (Charlie) of Newport News, VA

Rodney Moorefield (Joseph) of Phoenix, AZ


Bessie Lou Pollok of Altavista, VA

Myrtle Schrader (Roy Osborn) of Cullowhee, NC


A memorial service will be held Monday, September 25, 2023 at 6:00 P.M. at Revelation Baptist Church.


For memorials, please consider Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements entrusted to Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.
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Past Services

Memorial Service

Monday, September 25, 2023

Starts at 6:00 pm (Eastern time)

Revelation Baptist Church

VA-304, South Boston, VA 24592

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