Lewis Creasey will end half a century in the grocery business next month.
Creasey, who owns Shoprite, located on Va. 122 near Smith Mountain Lake, will sell the store to Farmer’s Foods, located in Chase City, Virginia. Farmer’s currently has seven stores in Virginia and two in North Carolina. Shoprite will be the company’s 10th store.
According to Creasey, he is currently working out the final language of the contract and he expects the sale to be complete the first week of March.