Ernestine Inez Roberts

Ernestine Inez Roberts

Ernestine Inez Roberts, 97, of Crossett, passed away on October 7, 2014 at the Ashley County Medical Center.

Mrs. Roberts was a homemaker and enjoyed gardening and working with flowers. She always remembered to call friends and family to wish them a happy birthday or a happy anniversary. She was one of the founding members of First Church of God.

Mrs. Roberts was born on July 23, 1917 in Ashley County and was the daughter of the late Daniel Mason and Effie Mae Coody Farmer.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles David Roberts and a son-in-law, Jimmy Walker.

Survivors include one son, Davis Roberts (Judy) of Ferriday, Louisiana; a daughter, Erma Joe Walker of Crossett; a sister, Ethel Mae Allison of Hamburg; two grandchildren, David Walker (Sherry), Donny Walker (Jennifer), all of Crossett; four great-grandchildren, Bradley Walker, Joni Snow (Jeremy), Ashley Martin (Josh), Dustin Walker; nine great-great-grandchildren and a host of friends and relatives.

Funeral services will be held October 9 at 10 a.m. at First Church of God with Bros. Karvin Adams and Randy Ivy officiating. Interment will follow at Crossroads Cemetery under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Crossett.

Memorials may be made to Gideon’s, PO Box 83, Crossett, AR 71635.