Mary Evelyn Roberts, 93, of Pea Ridge, Ark., died Monday, Jan. 12, 2009, at her residence.
Born Nov. 11, 1915, in Hardeman County, Tenn., she was the daughter of Luther and Bessie Roberts Sparkman.
She married Henry Rye Roberts, who preceded her in death in 1969. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Mildred . Hutchison.
Survivors include one son, Charley A. Roberts and wife, Glenna, of Ayr, Neb.; three daughters, Thelon Allford and husband, Joe, of Charlotte, N.C., Mary Deloris Roberts and Deborah Mahoney, both of Pea Ridge; three brothers, Jesse T., Samuel H., and Jewel L. Sparkman, all of Athens, Tenn.; one sister, Daisy Vied, of Millington, Mich.; 10 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held at noon, Friday, Jan. 16, in Mt. Zion Cemetery at Steele, Mo.
Sisco Funeral Home in Pea Ridge is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be made to Circle of Life Hospice, 901 Jones Road, Springdale, AR. 72762.
Online condolences may be made at siscofuneralhome.net.