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Lewter, roller rink owner, dies

Posted on Monday, February 11, 2013 at 4:44 pm

Nancy Inez Lewter

Nancy Inez Lewter

Nancy Inez Lewter of Fayetteville, longtime owner of Lewter Roller Rink, died Thursday morning in Donalson Care Center. She was 92.

A native of Lincoln County, Mrs. Lewter was the daughter of the late Horace J. and Annie Elizabeth West Campbell.

She and her husband were the operators of the Lewter Roller Rink for 47 years. Mr. and Mrs. Lewter also ran Lewters Concessions at the Lincoln County Fair.

She was a member of the West Fayetteville Church of Christ.

Survivors include three daughters, Judith Daniels of Fayetteville, Sherry Carter of Fayetteville and Nancy Mires of Fayetteville; grandchildren, Billy Daniels, Eddie Currey, Diane Daniels Jefferies, Misty Currey, Mike Counts, Mitch Currey, Darrell Daniels, Lynn Counts Cagle, Kristi Daniels, Chad Carter and Erik Carter; 17 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward H. Lewter; a daughter, Fay Lewter Counts; great-grandson, Dillon Ray Jefferies; sisters, Rossie Crouch, Katherine Talley; and two brothers, Johnny and Charles Campbell.

Funeral services were conducted Sunday afternoon at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Jimmy Wright and Bro. Don Wallace officiating. Burial followed in Riverview Memorial Gardens beside her husband, Edward H. Lewter.

Higgins Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.