Pearl Tart Lumley

June 13, 2013 

Mrs. Pearl Tart Lumley, age 95, formally of Raleigh died Wednesday June 12, 2013 at Oak Hill Living Assistant Center, Angier. Funeral services will be 11:00AM Friday at the Rose & Graham Funeral Home Chapel in Coats. Burial will follow in Devotional Gardens in Dunn.

Mrs. Lumley was born October 14, 1917; she was a native of Tart Road West, Dunn, North Carolina. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Sam C. Lumley; parents, Mr. and Mrs. Hannibal B. Tart; brothers and sister, Jack Tart, Lindsey B. Tart, and Juanita Tart Harris; a nephew, Johnny Lee Tart. Mrs. Lumley retired from the Employment Security Commission of the State of North Carolina in 1980.

Surviving include her sister, Frances Tart Matthews of Coats; Nieces and Nephews, Jerry B. Tart, Margie Tart Pleasant, Joseph L. Tart, Linda Tart Thompson, Howard H. Harris, and Austin Tart Harris.

Family will receive friends at Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Coats one hour prior to the service.

It is requested that anyone wishing to make a donation in her honor, to contribute to the Coats Museum P. O. Box 1294 Coats, NC 27521.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.RoseandGraham.com.

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