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Lena I. Roberts

July 23, 1927 — August 8, 2020

Middlesex, NC , formerly of Windom Road

Lena Roberts of Windom Rd, Pineville, WV passed away in the home of her daughter Patricia (Patty) Roberts August 8,2020. She was 93. Services will be Friday, August 14; 2:00 pm at Cooper Memorial Baptist Church. Many may remember her from working at Goodsons Supermarket for many years. Preceded in death by husband Willie J Roberts in 1955 and daughter Joyce Darlene McKinney in 2018. An active member of Cooper Memorial all of her life except the last two year spent in NC. She became a widow at the age of 27, with a 7 year old, a 4 year old, expecting the 3rd daughter. She is survived by daughter Betty Jean Roberts Blackwell, of Check, VA and daughter Patricia (Patty) Jo Roberts of Middlesex, NC, 8 grandchildren and a large family of 4 generations that adored her and will miss her, sister Jerry Stewart Norrrod of Dayton, many nieces and nephews.

Daughter: Betty Jean Roberts Blackwell & husband John Blackwell, Granddaughter: Carol Jean Blackwell

Great-granddaughter: Alexandra Jade Custer Turpin, Husband: Austin Cole Turpin

Great-great-granddaughters:  Madison Olivia Worrell, Harper Vivien Worrell, Kennedy Elizabeth Turpin

Great-granddaughter: Rachel Danielle Custer Elkins, Husband:  Cameron Douglas Elkins

Great-great-grandson: Sawyer Everett Elkins

Great-Grandson: Jared Ethan Custer and s/o  Brylie Jo Kietzman

All of Check, VA

Granddaughter: Dianna Jane Blackwell Hale, Husband Paul Hale Jr

Great-grandson: Paul “Trey” Hale lll

Great-granddaughters: Emma Hale, Caroline Hale

All of Check, VA

Daughter: Joyce Darlene Roberts McKinney, deceased

Granddaughter: Joyce Ann McKinney and life partner Michael Lambert; Princeton, WV

Great-grandson: Ryan Cook

Great-granddaughters: Emily Cook, Chloe Cook, Pineville, WV, Jae Lambert; Princeton, WV

Deceased Great-grandson:  Garrett Mark Cook

Granddaughter: Amy Marie McKinney Maynard, husband Travis Maynard from Bethlehem, NC

Great-granddaughter: Brittany McKinney & life partner Bradley Goss;

Great-great-granddaughter: McKenna Goss; Pemberton, WV.

Great-granddaughter: Lakin McKinney & life partner Nick Bolick; Bethlehem, NC.

Great-grandson: Hunter McKinney; Bethlehem, NC

Grandson: Christopher Dale McKinney and wife Amber Lynn McKinney

Great-granddaughter: Jalynn Paige Browning

Great-grandson: Zakery Dale McKinney

Great-granddaughter: Seanna Janette McKinney

Great-granddaughter: Kerisa Grace McKinney

Granddaughter: Valerie Jill McKinney Rogers & husband Darren Rogers

Great-grandson: Corey Staton

Great-granddaughter: Marissa Staton

Great-granddaughter: Riley Staton

All of Brevard, NC

Daughter: Patricia (Patty) Jo Roberts, husband David Palmer of Middlesex, NC

Grandson: Jonathan Daniel Brooks and wife Stephanie Riffe Brooks

Great-grandson: Dale Harrold

Great-granddaughter: Kaylee Harrold; Jesse, WV

Granddaughter: Jewel Dawn Brooks LaClair and husband Justin LaClair

Great-granddaughter: Jillian Paige Baird; Moneta, VA

Sister: Geraldine Stewart Norrod of Dayton, Ohio.

Many Nieces and Nephews

Funeral service will be 2:00 o'clock PM, Friday, August 14, 2020, at the Cooper Memorial Baptist Church, Windom Road, Pineville, WV, with Reverend Ron Gray officiating. Private burial will follow in Stewart Family Cemetery, Windom Road. Walk through visitation will begin at 1:00 o'clock PM at the church. Masks and social distancing is expected. Online condolences may be left at . Elk Funeral Home, Charleston, WV, is honored to serve the Roberts Family.

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