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Sarah Tart Lewis

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Sarah Tart Lewis, 87, of Wilson, died Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019.

The funeral is 3 p.m. Sunday at Daniels Chapel Free Will Baptist Church. Interment will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Fremont. The visitation will be 6:30-8 p.m. Saturday at Wilson Memorial Service.

Mrs. Lewis was preceded in death by her husband, William “Bill” W. Lewis in 2008. She was a graduate of Atlantic Christian College, class of 1953, and prior to retirement, taught at Lee Woodard and Beddingfield schools.

She is survived by her sons, Clay Lewis (Gail) of Wilson and Jim Lewis (Debbie) of Lucama; grandchildren, Tracy Barnes (Chris) of Wilson, Greg Lewis (Erin) of Winterville and Alex Lewis (Taylor) of Lucama; great-grandchildren, Emily and William; sister, Tillie Oliver of Rosewood.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Daniels Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, 4828 Frank Price Church Road, Wilson, NC 27893; Wilson Gideons, P.O. Box 274, Wilson, NC 27894; or N.C. Foundation for Christian Ministries, William W. and Sarah L. Tart Lewis Endowment, P.O. Box 210, Mount Olive, NC 28365-0210.

Arrangements are by Wilson Memorial Service, 2811 Fieldstream Drive N., Wilson; www.wilsonmemorialservice.com.