Timothy Ortiz Moraida



Timothy Ortiz Moraida, age 84 of Laurinburg, formerly of Hamlet passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2018.

Graveside services with military honors will be at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Maxton. Rev. Howard Hardin will be officiating the service.

Timothy, son of the late Stephen and Julia Bustious Moraida was born in Arneckeville, Texas on August 22, 1933. He was the loving and devoted husband of 52 years to the late Margaret Denson Moraida who passed away in 2006. He was a Veteran who proudly served in the United States Army. He worked as a truck driver retiring after many years of service. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. Timothy enjoyed building model airplanes and truly loved sharing time with his family.

In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by son-in-law, Daryl Murray and a brother, Martin Coranda.

Timothy is survived by his children, son, Stephen Moraida (Pricilla) of Laurel Hill and daughter, Deborah “Debby” Moraida Murray of Randleman; brother, Mose Moraida of Arizona, and his sisters, Lala Moraida, Rosie Coranda, Julia Coranda all of Texas; grandchildren, Ryan Murray, Aaron Murray, Angie Moraida, Jenny Moraida, Timothy Moraida; great grandchildren, Savannah, Cameron, Braxten, Leon, Stevey, Harleigh, Remmey.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. on Monday, April 9th at Richard Boles Funeral Service.