Wendy Dawn Moore

Wendy Dawn Moore was born in Taft, CA on June 6th 1975 to parents Donny Taylor and Sandra Hillygus. She was raised and attended school in Taft. Wendy was very outgoing, she was friends with everybody she met, lighting up the room with her beautiful smile and wonderful personality. 

As an adult, Wendy had 5 children and worked at local retail stores. In 2006 she met the love of her life, James Moore. They moved to Sparks, NV in 2012, where she worked in Day Care, Elder Care and then moved onto Warehouse Logistics while raising her two youngest daughters. 

Wendy has a total of 17 grandchildren, she loved spending time with them all, they were her joy. She was always planning trips to visit them; whether James, or anyone else for that matter, was going or not. Wendy also enjoyed camping with family and friends. Her and James even took 8 of their grandkids camping. It may have took two vehicles but nothing stopped her from doing what she loved. She would spend her weekends surrounded by family and friends, her mom called her a ‘social butterfly’. 

Wendy passed suddenly on September 7th 2020. She was proceeded in death by her dad, Donny Taylor, and her brother, John Raymond Taylor. She is survived by her husband, James Moore of Reno, NV. Her mother, Sandra Hillygus and Gabby of Fellows, CA. Step dad, Randy Hillygus of Portola, CA. Her grandmother, Winnie Simpson and Pops of Taft, CA. Her brother and wife, Charles and Carmen Taylor of Sparks, NV. Her sister and husband, Darla and Adam Clark of Sparks, NV. Her children and spouses; son, Kyle and Christie Taylor of Snyder, TX. Daughter, Casandra Malone and Joey Owens of Taft, CA. Daughter, Katrina Malone and Oscar Flores of Bakersfield, CA. Son, James and Megan Moore of Brandon, FL. Son, Nathan and Kayla Moore of Bakersfield, CA. Son, Cody Moore of Arizona.Daughter, Johsie and Dakota Davis of Taft, CA. Daughter, Jordan Anglin of Sparks, NV. 

A graveside celebration of life will on Saturday, September 26th 2020 starting at 11:00AM.

Posted online on September 22, 2020