Paula Kay Absher Moore, 64, of Morganton, NC, passed away Monday, November 13, 2023.

Born in Burke County NC on June 4, 1959, she was the daughter of Ira O’Laura Clontz Absher and the late William Charles Absher.

Paula enjoyed swimming, canoeing, trips to the Outer Banks, and helping others. She also enjoyed gardening. Any flower was her favorite as long as it bloomed. Prior to her illness, she was proud to work as a nurse, a career she loved.

Paula is survived by her husband, Ronnie Moore; son, Stephen Tyler Moore; brothers, Bruce and Kevin Absher; and numerous extended family.

No services are planned at this time.

Sossoman Funeral Home and Crematory Center is assisting the family.

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I will miss my cousin Paula Kay. We used to have so much fun at Grandma & Grandpa Absher's house being chased by the twins. We would laugh and love on each other all day. I have such good memories of our childhool together. I will always love her and miss her. Thinking of all of the family with love and prayers. Denise Bumgardner Holland

—Denise Holland
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—Brad L Ball

Tyler, I'm sure youre already aware, but you were the sunniest day, brightest night, and every wonderful aspect in any given occasion in Paula's life and world. Hold on to your memories and strength she instilled in you, I too, will miss her much. Love ya bunches honey, debra hudgins


Ty, James and I are so sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. We are sending you all of our love and prayers in the days to come. We love you very much.

—James & Mikalea Cork
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Our deepest sympathy Ira and to Tyler and all of the family. We will be praying for you.

—Dionne and Kathleen Curtis

So sorry to hear of Paula’s passing. Please accept my sincere condolences.

—Bruce Carpenter
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Ms Ira, Ronnie, Bruce, Kevin and family, We are so very sorry to hear about the passing of Paula. Please know you are in our prayers. If there is anything we can do, please let us know. Roger and Michelle McCoy

—Michelle McCoy

Sorry to heard about your lost. Remember riding the school bus back and forth to and from school. Paul and Debbie from Sherwood Arkansas. We moved to Arkansas after our military career.

—Paul and Debbie Hendrix

Deepest sympathy.

—Ann Smith
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She will be missed

—Jodie bartlett