Sarah Pittman Shreve

April 3, 1934 - May 4, 2020

04/03/1934 - 05/04/2020

Sarah Pittman Shreve, age 86, of Tarboro, passed away on Monday, May 4, 2020 at Prodigy Transitional Rehab in Tarboro.

Sarah was born in Halifax County, NC on April 3, 1934 to John and Vidette Pittman. She graduated from high school and furthered her education and worked as a nursing assistant. Following her work as an assistant, she worked and retired from Imperial Cleaners in Rocky Mount. Sarah was married to the late L. Weldon Shreve and they were married thirty-two years. Sarah was a very generous person and she stayed busy all the time.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Vidette Griffith Pittman; her father, John F. Pittman; her husband, L. Weldon Shreve; and her sister, Shirley Pittman.

Sarah is survived by her two sisters, Virginia H. Pittman of Tarboro and Dorothy P. Vaughan of Manteo; her nieces, Christa Vaughan of Rocky Mount and Kim Espinoza of Kill Devil Hills; and her nephew, James Vaughan of Grand Junction, CO.

The family will have a private service at a later date.

Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service in Scotland Neck is handling the arrangements for the Shreve family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

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Becky Pittman
2 years ago

I have fond memories of visiting Sarah and her family with my parents. I shall remember her kindness.