Roberts, Betty J. (Spencer)

Sunday, January 13, 2013

Betty J. Roberts, 77, of the Mooneyham Community in Spencer, died on Saturday, January 12, 2013. 

She was a member of the Mooneyham Church of God. 

Preceding her in death were her parents, Doc and Rachel Roberts; sisters, Lula Mae Roberts, Dorothy Walker, and Vera Oakes; and two brothers, Isaac and Luther Roberts. 

Survivors include her daughter Sally (Doug) Cunningham; two sons, Wayne and Bobby Joe Roberts, all of Spencer; two grandchildren, Whitney and Jeremy Cunningham; three sisters, Chrystine Dodson, Velma Sue (Clyde) Frasier, and Laura Faye (Billy Joe) Dodson; and several nieces and nephews. 

Services will be on Wednesday, Jan. 16, at 1 p.m. CST at the Mooneyham Church of God with Reverend Doug Cunningham officiating. Burial will be in Myers Cemetery. 

Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com. 

Arrangements are by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home, Highway 127 South, Pikeville, TN. 

Visitation will be after 10 a.m. CST on Monday, Jan. 14, at the Mooneyham Church of God.


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