Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

January 5, 2013

Judy G. Roberts

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

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

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