Jacquelyn Grace Wilson Moberly

Published in The Washington Post on Oct. 16, 2018

June 4, 1929 - October 10, 2018  

Born in Washington, DC to John and Annabel Douglass
Wilson who raised her in Northwest Washington on Klingle

She attended
Western High School (1947) and upon
graduation went to Sterling College in Sterling, Kansas (B.S.
Degree 1951) where she immediately met the love of her
life, Billy Robert Moberly. They were married for 64 happy
years and lovingly raised four children, Teresa Lynn, Sandra
Kay, William Evans and John Richard.

Jackie volunteered in the community, served in her church, worked as the Registrar at
Washington and Lee High school for many years and served tirelessly at the Lee Senior
Center in Arlington.

She loved to paint, create rubber stamp cards and make gifts for her family and friends.
She was an exceptional cook who never let anyone go hungry. Her greatest joy was her

Preceded in death by her husband, Bill and son, Johnny, she leaves a living legacy of 11
grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren.

Deeply loved, she lives on in our hearts.

Family and friends will gather to celebrate her life at St. Matthew's United Methodist
Church in Annandale, VA on Friday, October 19, 2018 at 11 a.m., with a celebration of life
reception to follow.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to American Red Cross at
Walter Reed, 8901 Wisconsin Ave., Bldg #8 Rm 2989, Bethesda, MD 20889 Attn: Sara
Rotyliano. Memo line Walter Reed Red Cross. This will benefit the Wounded Warrior Art
Therapy Program there.