HAUGHTON – A graveside service for Joan “Jo” D. Roberts will be held on Monday, June 3, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Hill Crest Memorial Park with Bro. Tom Brown officiating. The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Monday, June 3, 2013.
Jo was born on January 29, 1931 in Milwaukee, WI and passed away on May 31, 2013 in Haughton, LA surrounded by her family. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great grandmother and friend to all that knew her. Jo was the past Worthy Matron of Victory Chapter 130 of the Order of the Eastern Star.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her loving husband who she was married to for 62 years, R. V. “Bob” Roberts Jr. and a daughter Annette Wilson. Jo is survived by sons, Robby Roberts (Brenda) and Jimmy Roberts (Mickie); a daughter, Linda Riley (Tim); one sister, Genevieve Mentel, 8 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren. Honoring her as pallbearers will be her grandsons.
The family would like to thank the staff of Jordan’s Crossing Hospice, especially Dolly Brasier, Daphine Griffin and Samantha Moore.
You may share words of comfort with the family by visiting www.hillcrestmemorialfh.com