Susie Moore Dyett, a retired nursing home owner, died Monday of pneumonia at the Meridian Healthcare Center at Brightwood, in Brooklandville. She was 87 and lived on Auchentoroly Terrace.
Services for Mrs. Dyett were being held today at Douglass Memorial Community Church, Lafayette and Madison avenues.
She and her first husband, Alonzo Moore, who died in 1982, owned the Plaza Manor Nursing Home in Glen Burnie for 35 years before she sold it in 1984.
A native of Mississippi, the former Susie Washington moved to Baltimore as a young woman.
She was a volunteer in the fuel program of the Urban League and was a member of the Democratic Women's Club and the Voters' Rights Organization.
She is survived by her husband, Leroy O. Dyett; a son, Frank E. Smith; a stepson, Leroy O. Dyett Jr.; two stepdaughters, April and LeAnn Dyett, and six grandchildren. All are of Baltimore.