Leona Marie Roberts
Our beloved mother and grandmother, Leona Marie Roberts, left us to be with our Heavenly Father on Sunday, June 7, 2009.
Leona was preceded in death by her parents, Mamie and Pleas Eller; husband, Stanley W. Roberts; sister, Ruth Wallace; and sons-in-law, Aubrey L. Brown and Larry G. Carter.
She leaves behind her eight children; daughters, Norma Thomas and husband, Chester, Mary Brown, and Beverly Ihlo, all of Lexington, Wanda Carter, Clonda Gregg, Debra Cowan and husband, Donny, all of Austin, sons, Freddie Gregg and wife, Mary Ann, and Jimmie Gregg and wife, Becki, all of Austin.
She also leaves behind seven grandchildren; Karen, Sylvia Ann, Jimmy, Brad, Michael, Jennifer, and Crystal, as well as numerous greatgrandchildren, other relatives, and a host of friends.
The family will receive friends from 6 - 8 p.m., Wednesday, June 10, 2009 at Cook-Walden/Forest Oaks Funeral Home. Graveside Services will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, June 11, 2009 at Cook- Walden/Forest Oaks Memorial Park with Dr. Ken Baldwin officiating.
Arrangements under the care of Cook-Walden/Forest Oaks Funeral Home, 6300 W. William Cannon Drive, Austin, Texas, 78749, (512)892-1172.