Roberta Jean Childers

March 01, 1923 ‒ October 29, 2007

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Roberta Jean Childers, age 84, of Mount Vernon, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2007 at the Ohio Eastern Star Home in Mount Vernon.

She was born on March 1, 1923 in Wyandot County to the late Virgil and Mabel (Bresby) Masters. Roberta was employed as a manager at K-Mart and was a member of the AMVETS in Mansfield.

She is survived by her daughter Susan (Randy) Nigh of Marengo; one son, Michael (Linda) Hawkins of Mansfield; a daughter-in-law, Sharon Hawkins of Ada; five grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and two sisters, Mary Lou Sipe of Bucyrus and Jeanette Palmer of Edgemont, South Dakota.

In addition to her parents, Roberta was preceded in death by a son, Charles Hawkins.

A graveside service will be held on Thursday, November 1, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. in the Nevada Cemetery in Nevada, Ohio with her grandson Pastor Matthew Nigh officiating. The arrangements are under the care and direction of the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon.

Memorial contributions can be made to: Heartland Outdoor Environmental Education’s Bird Observation and Habitat, 3201 County Road 255, Marengo, Ohio 43334.

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