RALEIGH - Samuel Furman Tart, 53, died Monday, April 1, 2013. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today (Thursday, April 4) at Lancaster Funeral and Cremation Services Chapel, with the Rev. Robert Collier officiating.  Interment will follow in Pine Forest Cemetery in Wake Forest.

He was born to Willie Furman and Mattie Williams Tart. 

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Sheri Murray Tart; daughter, Samantha Tart of Franklinton; stepdaughter, Brandi Murray; brother, Steve Tart (Hattie) of Franklinton; sister, Diane Williams of Stem; one grandchild; one nephew and one niece.

Arrangements handled by Lancaster Funeral and Cremation Services, 804 N. Bickett Boulevard, Louisburg, NC.  Online condolences may be made to