Mary Roberson

MIDLOTHIAN, Va. — Mary Elizabeth Balster Roberson, age 99, formerly of Charleston, retired nurse and veteran of World War II, passed away Friday, April 24 in Midlothian, Va.

Graveside services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 11, at Charleston Cemetery with the Mississippi Honor Guard presenting the flag.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roger Will Roberson.

She is survived by five daughters, Madge Slavec of Cliff, N.M., Mary Ann Isaac of Wynnewood, Pa., Susan Johnson of Midlothian, Va., Sally Knot of Jacksonville, N.C. and Nancy Davis of Antonio, Texas; one son, Roger Balster Roberson of Southaven; a sister, 18 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.

The family requests memorials be made to Charleston First United Methodist Church, where she was a member, P.O. Box 159                                       Charleston, MS 38921.

Womble Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.