Tammy Lee Heath Roughton

Published 8:36 am Sunday, November 27, 2022

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June 11, 1958 – November 22, 2022

Nags Head, NC – Tammy Lee Heath Roughton, 64, of Nags Head, NC passed away peacefully after a long illness on Tuesday, November 22, 2022, at Peak Resources – Outer Banks.

Born in Parkersburg, WV on June 11, 1958, she was the daughter of the late Shyrlene Taylor and Ronald Heath.

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She is survived by her daughter, Tabetha Nathaus (Eric) of Elizabeth City; her son, Dennis Thompson of Nags Head; stepsons, Kenny Roughton (Kat) and Braddy Roughton; step-grandchildren, Colin Roughton (Brandi), Holly Roughton, and Lisa Smith; sisters, Pamela Schnell (Terry) and Teresa Ridgeway (Charles); brothers, Ronald (Kim), John (Carolyn), and Donnie (Heather) Heath; and several nieces and nephews. Also, surviving is a lifelong friend, Joseph Chieco and her Peak Resources family.

Tammy worked as a secretary at Brad’s Transmissions where she met her husband, Bradford T. Roughton Sr.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Brad Roughton Sr.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, November 28, 2022, at Twiford Colony Chapel, Manteo. The family will receive friends and relatives one hour prior to the service.

To plant a tree in memory of Tammy or send flowers to the family, please visit www.TwifordFH.com/send-flowers.

Twiford Funeral Homes, Outer Banks is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.TwifordFH.com.