Louise Sloan Buchanan, 98, of Sanford, passed away on Tuesday, November 29, 2022. at her daughter’s home.

Graveside funeral service was conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday at Broadway Town Cemetery with Rev. Jerry Parsons and Rev. Doug Currin officiating.

She was the daughter of the late Junious Curlin Sloan and Viola Mansfield Sloan. She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Melvin “Buck” Buchanan, sisters, Margaret Sloan Womack, Geneva Thomas; and brothers, Jack Sloan, Ervin Sloan, and Bill Sloan. Louise was a seamstress for 68 years, retiring from Lee Cleaners. She attended church with her family at Morris Chapel U.M.C.

Surviving are her daughters, Peggy Buchanan Baker of Sanford, and Rebecca “Becky” Buchanan Coltrane of Wake Forest; sister, Mildred Sloan Stone of Broadway; five grandchildren, and 11 great-grandchildren,

Online condolences can be made at www.smithfuneralhomebroadway.com.