Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Obituary Archives

January 5, 2013

Judy G. Roberts

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

Born Sept. 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 brothers, William “Bubby” Graham Jr., Bobby Graham, and Ronald Graham.

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

Funeral services were conducted Dec. 31, 2012, at 3 p.m. at the Cravens-Shires Funeral Home Chapel in Bluewell, with the Reverend Jeff Kanode officiating. Burial followed at Woodlawn Memorial Park in Bluewell where friends and family served as pallbearers.

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 www.cravens-shires.com

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

1
Text Only
Obituary Archives
  • George Pearis Damewood III George Pearis Damewood III

    WARRENTON, Va. — George Pearis Damewood III of Warrenton, VA passed away April 16, 2014 at Sunrise Assisted Living, VA on his 88th birthday.

    April 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Jerry Van Goforth

    BRUSHFORK — Jerry Van Goforth 70 of Brushfork, WV passed away Thursday, April 17, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center in Bluefield, WV.

    April 19, 2014

  • Ricky Lane Slade Ricky Lane Slade

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Ricky Lane Slade, age 48, of Charlotte, NC, formerly of Bluefield, VA, passed away in Charlotte on Wednesday, April 16, 2014.

    April 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Emily Elizabeth “Betty” Barrett Emily Elizabeth “Betty” Barrett

    PRINCETON — Emily Elizabeth “Betty” Barrett, 89, of The Havens, New Hope Road, Princeton, departed from this life early Sunday morning, April 13, 2014 at Serenity Place on the Browns Ridge Road, Lerona.

    April 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Smith Thomas Carr Smith Thomas Carr

    MONROE, N.C. — Smith Thomas Carr, age 37, of Monroe, NC, formerly of Rocky Gap, VA, died on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 following a tree accident on his job.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Iris O'Quinn McClanahan Iris O'Quinn McClanahan

    ABINGDON, Va. — Iris O'Quinn McClanahan, age 81, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Grace Health Care.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Norma J. Meadows Norma J. Meadows

    POUNDING MILL, Va. — Norma J. Meadows, age 84, of Pounding Mill, Virginia entered into eternal rest in Abingdon, Virginia on Thursday, April 17, 2014 after an extended illness.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • James (Jimmy) Joseph Groten James (Jimmy) Joseph Groten

    BLUEFIELD, Va. — James (Jimmy) Joseph Groten, age 24, of Bluefield, VA, passed away, April 14, 2014.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Harry Edward Kight Harry Edward Kight

    DEEP CREEK LAKE, Md. — Harry Edward Kight, age 89, of Deep Creek Lake, MD and Severna Park, MD, passed away on April 15, 2014 in Severna Park.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Kenneth Dean Jackson Sr. Kenneth Dean Jackson Sr.

    BLUEFIELD, Va. — Kenneth Dean Jackson, Sr., Bluefield, VA, died on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo