SANFORD — Roberta Roberts Lewis, 82, of Sanford, passed away Tuesday (03/30/21) at Central Carolina Hospital.

Mrs. Lewis was born in Galivants Ferry, South Carolina, a daughter of Edward James Roberts and Julie Mae Owens Roberts. Roberta loved her family, flowers and operated her beauty salon for 30 plus years.

Mrs. Lewis is survived by her children, Dale Lewis (Linda) of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Karen Lewis Sullivan of Holly Springs, and Renee Lewis Price (Scott) of Walhalla, South Carolina; grandchildren, Lawrence Dale Lewis Jr. (Amy), Christian Lewis Wood (Josh), Jessica Heath, Leslie Sullivan, Tanner Price, Alexandra Price, Noah Price and Nicholas Price; four great-grandchildren, Mason Lewis, Easton Lewis, Riley Wood, and Violet Wood; sisters, Vivian Manske and Annie Belle Ruttasager; her personal friend and companion Roger Hayes; many nieces and nephews.

The graveside service is 11 a.m. Friday at Wake Chapel Christian Church Cemetery in Fuquay-Varina.

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