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Meva Moore Justice

April 2, 1958 July 20, 2022
Meva  Moore Justice
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Monday, August 1, 2022

Mt. Carmel Baptist Church
5732 Race Street
Philadelphia, Pa. 19139

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Life Story

Meva Moore Justice, project manager and education advocate, dies at 64

Meva Moore Justice, a Project Manager and Youth Mentor, died on Wednesday, July 20
2022, in Philadelphia after a brief illness. She was 64.

She was born on April 2, 1958 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to the late Henry L. Moore and
and Mary Ion (Ewell) Moore, their second daughter 5 years after an older sister, Nadene
Moore. Meva was the baby of the third generation raised together as family in a Nicetown
rowhouse owned by their grandparents when they migrated from Virginia.

She was educated in the Philadelphia School System and graduated from Philadelphia High
School for Girls in 1976. She earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Electrical
Engineering with a minor in Computer Science from the University of Pittsburgh in 1980.
Justice was an active member of the Society of Women's Engineering (SWE) and a member
of the newly established Black Engineering Council (BEC). She continued her education by
learning Business Administration at Drexel University and taking Master of Science courses
in Organizational Dynamics the University of Pennsylvania. As a Technical Marketing Group
Manager with Verizon Communications in a 35 year career, Justice held positions of
increasing responsibilities in the engineering, regulatory, network planning, management
and development of new products and features to the public particularly for the beginning
marketing inception of FIOS. She was inducted into the Verizon Telecom Leaders Circle for
management employees.

Justice endorsed Education with nonstop enthusiasm and energy. After retiring in 2015, she
founded the "MOORE JUSTICE for YOUTH" organization in Philadelphia, where she
continued her mentorship and dedication. She served on numerous boards including
Discovery Charter School and community organizations as an educator and advocate of the
importance of STEAM oriented careers. She volunteered at John Barry Elementary for their
Early Literacy Project. As an active member of the National Coalition of 100 Black Women,
Incorporated - Pennsylvania Chapter Justice was an Education Committee Co-Chair.
As a devout member of Mount Carmel Baptist Church of Philadelphia since 1986, Meva
immersed herself in the Women's Ministry and Youth Advocacy Commission, She was the
Assistant Director of Children's Worship, Primary Department Superintendent for the Church
School and a Teacher within the Vacation Bible School. She continued her love of singing in
both the Women's Choir and Chorus for Soulful Christmas at the Kimmel Center for many

Meva enjoyed traveling the globe with her loving companion, her husband of forty-one
years, Kenneth Justice. They visited everywhere in South Africa for 10 days in February
2020 just before the pandemic. Throughout the years, they loved going across the
country by auto or airplane on family trips with their sons. In addition as a couple. Justice
accompanied her husband to Kappa Alpha Psi, Inc. and National Pan-Hellenic Council,
Inc. events.

Aside from her husband she is survived by her sister Nadene Moore; sons, Keith Justice
(Toccara Hilliard Justice) and Mark Justice (Stephanie Mazariegos); grandson, Sol
Justice; and expected granddaughter Rose along with other family members and many

Services will be held August 1st at Mount Carmel Baptist Church of Philadelphia
Viewing will be at 9 a.m. Services will follow at 11 a.m.
Wood Funeral Home Inc. handled the arrangements.

To send flowers in memory of Meva Moore Justice, visit the Tribute Store.

Cemetery Details


Chelten Hills Cemetery Final Resting Place

1701 Washington Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19138

1701 Washington Lane Philadelphia 19138 PA
United States

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