She was preceded in death by her husband of 29 years, James D. Tart; her parents, Ray and Lillian Henderson; her sisters, Phyllis Campbell, Vivian Rikard and her brother Steve Henderson.
“Pat” enjoyed her 32 year employment at The Quality Shop in Roanoke Rapids.
She was active in the community appearing as “Miss Daisy” at Lakeland Theater.
She was instrumental in establishing “The After Five Club” through Stonecraft Ministries and taught the Love Class at Roanoke Baptist Church for many years.
A member of Roanoke Baptist Church for forty four years she loved the Lord and her Church family. She was a true example of a Godly woman and positively influenced people from all walks of life.
She is survived by her daughters, Marlene Lyles and her husband Mike, Lisa Smith and fiancé Dan Williams, son Andy Tart and his wife Rita. Also surviving are “Mama Pat’s” grandchildren, Michelle Imber and husband Chris, Robbie Smith, Robbie Jenkins and his wife, Jessica, Tiffaney Crowe and her husband Jake, Jennifer Wrenn and husband Casey, J.D. Lyles and fiancé Allison Ruble, James Tart and Cassie Lyles and her ten great grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother, Rance Henderson and wife Betty, sister, Kay Davis; sister-in-law Mary Henderson and brother-in-law Jerry Rikard.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at Roanoke Baptist Church in Roanoke Rapids from 6:00 until 8:30 P.M. and other times at the home of her daughter Marlene Lyles
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. at Roanoke Baptist Church in Roanoke Rapids with Rev. Rick Rogers
Burial will follow in Cedarwood Cemetery in Roanoke Rapids.
In lieu of flowers memorial may be made to Roanoke Baptist Church 101 Henry Street Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870.
Miss “Pat’s” family would like to thank Dozene Lynch, Nicole Mason and the ladies at Magnolia Gardens for their loving care during the past year.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.askewfs.com