(OPELIKA) The funeral for Paul "Randy" Moon, 63, of Opelika will be Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Quattlebaum Funeral Chapel with Bro. Mike Newman officiating. Burial will follow at Randolph Memory Gardens.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from noon to 2 p.m. on Thursday.

Randy was born in the hospital in LaFayette on Nov. 14, 1957. He attended Roanoke City Schools and was a member of the Handley High School Class of 1976. He went on to attend Auburn University, eventually graduating in 1994 with a bachelor's degree in building construction. In the intervening years between high school and graduating from Auburn, Randy gained vast experience in many industries working in various areas of maintenance, utilities, construction and management.

Randy was currently employed by the University of South Alabama as associate vice president of facilities management in Mobile. Starting with "South" in January 2010, Randy held various positions with the university and oversaw many construction projects, both on the main campus and other properties involving the university's healthcare mission.

Prior to joining the staff at University of South Alabama, Randy was with Auburn University for 19 years, most recently as director of maintenance and operations. He also worked at Dexter Lock in Auburn, Diversified Products in Opelika and Briggs & Stratton in Auburn.

Survivors include his wife of 43 years, Jackie; son, Jason, his wife, Megan; and granddaughter, Sophia. Randy is also survived by his sister, Wanda Brasseal (Scott) and nephews, Brian Brasseal, Wesley Brasseal and their wives and families.

Pallbearers will be Jason Moon, Scott Brasseal, Brian Brasseal, Wesley Brasseal, Paul Brasseal and Joe Lewis.

Mr. Moon was born Nov. 14, 1957, the son of Paul and Helen Moon. He was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents, Trent and Ruth Moon and Cepheus and Carrie Moree, all of Roanoke.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to USA Children's & Women's Hospital, 650 Clinic Dr., TRP III, Ste. 1500, Mobile, AL 36688. Online condolences may be expressed at www.quattlebaumfuneralhome.com.

Quattlebaum Funeral Home, Roanoke.