Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

December 30, 2012

Judy G. Roberts

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

BLUEFIELD — Judy G. Roberts, 59, of Bluefield, formerly of Crumpler, went to be with her Lord and Saviour on Friday afternoon, December 28, 2012, at Princeton Community Hospital, after a long illness.  

Born September 22, 1953, in Welch, she was the daughter of the late William “Buck” Graham and Violet Johnson Graham. She was affiliated with the Crumpler United Methodist Church.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Everett Roger Roberts and her brother, William “Bubby” Graham Jr.

Left to cherish her memory, her friends who were her true family, Bobby, Rose Mary , and Lillian Keys, Pat and Fairley Hall, Billy Kemp and Jessie and Kristie Shrewsbury all of Crumpler and Roberta Hudler, Wytheville, Va..

Niece, Penny Kosa and great-niece, Gracie Mitchem of the home; sisters, Shirley Palmer, Princeton, Phylliss (Bill) Kosa, Lovern Road, Joan (James) Fontenot, Oakdale, La., Debra (David) Hines, Crumpler; brothers, Donald “Pete” (Betty) Graham, Northfork, Douglas (Vickie) Graham, Tiffin, Ohio, Dennis Graham, Oakdale, La.; several nieces and nephews, several great-nieces and nephews; and extended family.

Funeral services will be conducted on Monday, December 31, 2012, at 3:00 p.m. at the Cravens-Shires Funeral Home Chapel in Bluewell, with the Reverend Jeff Kanode officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Bluewell where friends and family  will serve as pallbearers.

Friends may call on Monday from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, make a contribution in memory of Judy to the Crumpler United Methodist Church, HC 76 Box 908, Crumpler, WV  24868 or your favorite charity.

Online condolences will be accepted at

Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluewell, 3431 Coal Heritage Road (Bluewell), Bluefield, WV 24701 is serving the family.