Nancy Lucas Snipes, 78


LILLINGTON — Mrs. Nancy Lucas Snipes, age 78, of 97 Rocky Run Lane, died Sunday, July 31, 2022, at Universal Skilled Nursing in Lillington.

Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022, at Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Coats. Burial will follow in Prospect Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery in Dunn. The Rev. Ben Pearce will officiate.

Mrs. Snipes was born Jan. 22, 1944, in Harnett County to the late Keel and Bessie Lucas. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Edward Snipes. Nancy retired from the Harnett County Schools system after 30 years as a cafeteria manager where she made sure no child went hungry. Nancy was a loving Christian wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed cooking and was known for her homemade chocolate pies. Nancy had the biggest heart and made sure she showed it through her delicious recipes.

Surviving are her sons, J.E. Snipes and wife, Jackie, of Saint Augustine, Florida, David Snipes and wife, Jan, of Lillington, and Steve Snipes of Dunn; grandchildren, Tracy Snipes, James Snipes, Ashley Melton and husband, Alan, Alyssa Yates and husband, Jackson, Dalton Snipes and Cole Snipes.

The family will receive friends at Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Coats on Wednesday, Aug. 3 from 2 to 2:45 p.m.

The family welcomes your prayers during this difficult time.

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Arrangements are by Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Coats.


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