WINSTON-SALEM Lois Sharpe Wooten, 87, formerly of Statesville and Walkertown passed away peacefully Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019. Graveside funeral services celebrating her life will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 26, at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens, 3250 High Point Rd. in Winston-Salem, with Dr. Gus Thomas officiating. The family will visit with friends at the cemetery following the service. A native of Iredell County, Lois enjoyed a 59-year marriage to Bobby R. Wooten, who preceded her in death Wednesday, May 29, 2019. She was the daughter of the late Roy Sanders Sharpe and Minnie Deal Sharpe. Lois retired from Reynolds American following 35 years of employment. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends, and traveling with the Antique Car Club to which she and her husband, Bobby, belonged. Survivors include her sister, Verlyn Campbell of Statesville; brother, Carl Sharpe of Thomasville; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband and parents, Lois was preceded in death by her sisters, Mary Lou Stevenson, Irene Church, Gladys Josey; and brothers, James Sharpe and Clyde Sharpe. The family would like to thank the staff at Homestead Hill Senior Retirement Community and the employees of Livelong Well Care for the exceptional care they provided. Friends and family may view and sign the guestbook at

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