Jesse W. Moffitt

Jesse W. Moffitt

Afton—Jesse William Moffitt, 49, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 3, 2017.  He was born on October 1, 1968, son of Donald Moffitt and Betty (Stevens) Moffitt in Jacksonville, NC.  Jesse graduated from Bainbridge-Guilford High School with the Class of 1988, where he was a gifted artist, especially painting. 

Jesse loved everything outdoors:  he was a talented hunter, fisherman and trapper.  He enjoyed camping and taxidermy, woodworking and making furniture.  He was a natural jack of all trades.

He is survived by:  his father, Don Moffitt; mother and step-father, Betty and Red Page; son, Tyler Moffitt; two step-sons, Jeff Tanner and his companion, Jessica Wilcox and son, Jayden; and Nick and Angela Tanner and children, Adrianna, Harper and Tucker; his brother and sister-in-law, Jim and Amanda Moffitt and their sons, Austin and Cody Moffitt; sister, Amy Johnson and her children, Dylan Moffitt, Tori Johnson and Michael Johnson; grandmother, Alice Sines; many aunts, uncles and cousins, and countless friends and buddies, and his beloved dogs, Dixie and Odie. 

He was predeceased by his grandfather, Herbert Sines. 

Friends may call from 10:00-11:00am on Monday, October 9, 2017 at C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, 21 Main St. Sidney.  Funeral services will begin at 11:00am at the funeral chapel with Rev. Jeff Cutting officiating.  Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery, Bainbridge. 

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Arrangements are under the direction of C.H. Landers Funeral Chapel, Sidney.