Anna Mae Moore Mintz, of Wilmington, died Saturday, May 23, 2015, at the age of 85.
Anna was born on Aug. 24, 1929, in Wilmington, daughter of the late Julius and Agnes deNicola Moore. Anna was preceded in death by her two brothers, Julius Moore and Gilbert “Buddy” Moore and her sister, Dolores McGee.
Anna was the owner and operator of Anna Mintz Accounting for 58 years. She was a longtime member of Sunset Park Baptist Church where she used her talents as their treasurer for 30 years and volunteered as a Sunday school teacher for over 50 years. Anna loved music and played the piano. She loved animals and was often found in her yard feeding and watching the birds.
Anna is survived by her husband of 66 years, Joe Mintz; son, Kenneth Mintz; daughter, Cynthia Shepard; granddaughter, Anna Nicole Mintz; great-grandson, Adrian Lewis McKeithan; sisters, Edna Warner (John), Ina King and Regina McKeithan; brothers, Arthur Moore (Barbara) and Lloyd Moore (Margaret); brother-in-law, Tylon Mintz (JoAnn); sister-in-law, Viola Shew; several nieces and nephews; and her four-legged friend and companion, Shawn, her dog.
Visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at Coble Ward-Smith Funeral Service, 3915 Oleander Drive, Wilmington, NC 28403 with funeral services to follow at 2 p.m. with Pastor Chris Wooten officiating. Interment to follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park, 1311 Shipyard Blvd., Wilmington, NC 28412. Anna’s nephews will serve as pallbearers.
Memorial contributions may be sent to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, 1414 Physicians Dr., Wilmington, NC 28401.
Please leave online condolences for the family at Coble Ward-Smith Funeral Service.
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