Lula Belle (Walker) Sapp, age 97, passed away peacefully on, Saturday, May 28, 2022, at Paramount Senior Living Facility located in Newark, DE.
She was born in Ashe County, North Carolina, daughter of the late William and Emma Walker. She was one of the founding members of the Avon Grove Church of the Nazarene in West Grove, Pa, where she served as a Sunday School teacher and Board member for many years. She has been an influence on numerous people during her life. She loved her family, church, and friends, as well as, helping many that were in need.
In addition to her parents, Belle was preceded in death by her husband, Ivan Sapp, her grandson, Larry Greer, her son-in-law, Mark Wiest, and her siblings. She is survived by her four children: Edith Wiest, of Jefferson, NC; Orville (Jean) Sapp, of Duxbury, MA, Helen McClure, of Newark, DE, and James (Tina) Sapp, Sr of Port Deposit, MD. She was also blessed and survived by grandchildren, great grandchildren, great -great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
The family will be forever grateful to the staff of Paramount Senior Living and Hospice for the wonderful care they gave our Mother.
A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, June 7, 2022 at 11:00 am at Chandler Funeral Home, 7230 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707. A viewing will be held prior to the service from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Interment will follow the service at Gracelawn memorial Park, Wilmington, DE.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Delaware Hospice, Inc., 16 Polly Drummond Center, 2nd Floor, Newark, DE 19711.