Nancy Spann Roberts

NANCY SPANN ROBERTS Nancy Spann Roberts, age 85, of Boiling Spring Lakes passed away Saturday, April 12, 2014 at her home. Mrs. Roberts was born in Cranford, New Jersey on November 21, 1928, daughter of the late J. George and Margaret Haywood Spann. Her retirement years were spent playing golf and painting. She was a member of The Lakes Country Club and was a member of the Sea Gulls golf league. Mrs. Roberts was preceded in death by her husband William L. Roberts, Sr.; two daughters, Marcia J. Riese and Betsy A. Roberts. Survivors include two sons, William L. Roberts, Jr. and wife Sherian of Bowie, Maryland and Hugh E. Roberts of Boiling Spring Lakes; two daughters, Nancy L. Smith and husband Kenneth of Campton, New Hampshire and Marjorie E. Whitcomb and husband Bruce of Wilmington, North Carolina; one sister, Susan S. Lane of West Yarmouth, Maine; eight grandchildren, Stephen, Erika, Timothy, Kenneth, Andria, Jessica, Ryan, and Trevor; seven great grandchildren, Tyler, Zachary, Connor, Jonathan, Aryana, Tyler, and Marisa. The family will receive friends from 2:00 to 4:00 pm Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Peacock-Newnam & White Funeral Service in Southport. A private service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to , 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, TX 75231 or , P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718. You may send online condolences to Peacock - Newnam & White Funeral and Cremation Service, Southport, NC.

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Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Apr. 14 to Apr. 15, 2014