Laurie Hope McMann


Mrs. Laurie Hope Moore McMann, 69, of Ashland, Va., and formerly of Tangier Island, died Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022, at TidalHealth Peninsula Regional in Salisbury, Md. Born in Nassawaddox on May 16, 1952, she was a daughter of Mary Lee Wheatley Moore, of Tangier Island, and the late Edward Smith Moore.

A graduate of Tangier High School, she obtained a degree in business from Smithdeal–Massey Business College. She was manager at NACM where she worked for 34 years.
She was a member of Kenwood United Methodist Church in Ashland and loved reading, knitting, playing games online, and visiting her best friend on the Eastern Shore, Jess Robbins.

In addition to her mother, Mary Lee Moore, she is survived by her husband, Nick Laurles McMann; daughter, Ashley Jester, and husband, Adam; son, Nicholas McMann, and wife, Tara; grandchildren, Ayden, Zoe, and Brayden; sister, Claudia Parks, and husband, William; and several nieces and nephews.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a memorial service will be held at a later date on Tangier Island.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Swain Memorial United Methodist Church on Tangier Island.

Arrangements are in the care of Bradshaw & Sons Funeral Home in Crisfield.

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