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Pearl Adell Frayser Moody

Posted on Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 3:20 pm

Pearl Adell Frayser Moody, 81, formerly of Sparta died Jan. 8, 2014 from complications of pneumonia.

Born in Varina, she graduated from the College of William and Mary, obtained a master’s degree from Louisiana State University and had a career as a librarian.

She was the widow of Dan Moody and a member of Salem Baptist Church for over 40 years. Pearl was an avid gardener and reader and loved to travel.

Survivors include her daughter, Dana Moody of Richmond; her sister, Elizabeth Kipps (Paul) of Madison County; her nephews, Kennedy Kipps (Caroline) and William Kipps (Trish) and great niece and great nephews, Tobias, Henry, Linda and Paul Kipps.

A funeral service will be Saturday, Jan. 11 at 11 a.m. in Salem Baptist Church in Sparta, with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church on Friday from 6 to 8 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Caroline Literacy Council or Caroline Library at 17202 Richmond Turnpike, Bowling Green, VA 22427. Online condolences may be left for the family at