Canton, Loretha Burrell Sales, 93, passed away on Friday, June 28, 2019 at Maggie Valley Nursing Home & Rehabilitation Center.
A native of Haywood County, she was a daughter of late Sidney and Lelia Frady Burrell. She was also preceded in death by her husband, James Richard Sales, who died in 1977; five sisters and four brothers. Loretha was a LPN and enjoyed helping people.
She is survived by a son, Richard Sayles (Linda); a daughter, Barbara Metcalf (Keith); a brother, Lewin Burrell (Judy); nine grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
Private graveside services will be held.
The care of Mrs. Sales has been entrusted to Wells Funeral Homes and an online memorial register is available at "Obituaries" at www.wellsfuneralhome.com