Lynn L. Warren

Published 10:25 am Thursday, May 10, 2018

MURFREESBORO, NC – Lynn Lewter Warren, age 83, passed away on Monday, May 7, 2018 at Vidant Medical Center of Greenville, NC.

Mrs. Warren was born in Pendleton, NC on August 12, 1934, a daughter of the late John L. and Dorothy Lassiter Lewter.  She was married to Bobby R. Warren and they enjoyed forty-five years of marriage. 

Along with raising her family, she operated a daycare in her home for some twenty-five years. She loved and cared for all the children that attended her daycare as they were her own.

Mrs. Warren loved cooking and sharing her delicious recipes with her friends and the community. She was known for her Blackberry Wine Cake.

Mrs. Warren was one who loved doing for others. She was a member and organist at the Saint Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in Ahoskie, NC and a member of the Murfreesboro Woman’s Club.  Mrs. Warren was also very active in the Murfreesboro Historical Association, always willing to help facilitate and organize events of the association.

Besides her parents, Lynn was preceded in death by her step-mother, Edna Doughtie Lewter; and her brothers, John Carlton Lewter, and William Maki.

Left to cherish her memory is her loving husband, Bobby Russell Warren; a daughter, Judith Michele Northcott and husband, Jon of Murfreesboro; a son, John Michael Sheets of Phoenix, AZ; a stepson, Ashley Michael Warren of Emporia, VA; five sisters, Penny G. Lewter of Raleigh, Pam Lewter Frances and husband, Ron of New Bern, Gail Lewter of Nashville, Joy Maki Durst of NJ, and Janet Maki Waters and husband, Darrell of Livermore, CA; a brother, Steven Lewter and wife, Diana of Raleigh; two granddaughters, Stephanie Northcott of Raleigh, and Delayni Warren of Emporia, VA; and one grandson, Matthew Warren of Roanoke Rapids.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 11 am at the Saint Charles Barromeo Catholic Church of Ahoskie, with Father Michael Burbeck and Rev. John Porter officiating.

The family will receive friends at the church following the service.

Memorial contributions may be made directly to the Saint Charles Barromeo Catholic Church, PO Box 605, Ahoskie, NC 27910 or directly to the Murfreesboro Historical Association, PO Box 3, Murfreesboro, NC 27855 or online by visiting, then type Lynn Warren.

Garrett-Sykes Memorial Chapel of Murfreesboro is handling the arrangements for the Warren family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting