Jessie Geraldine Roberts of Heber Springs passed away October 23, 2019. She was born January 1, 1929, in Pearson, Arkansas to Lena Newby and Jess Baldridge. Preceded in death by her husband of 53 years Lawson E. Roberts, Jr., her parents, brother J. Ward Baldridge and stepmother Thelma Morris Baldridge. She was a graduate of Quitman High School. She and her husband owned and operated Roberts Pharmacy in Heber Springs and was active at Heber Springs First Baptist Church. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother who loved her family very much.
She is survived by her son Steve Roberts (Kelly) Little Rock, AR, daughter Janet Roberts Ginsberg (Marc) Bethesda, MD, grandchildren Alexis Gould (Daniel) Pacifica, CA, Miranda Crawford (Nathan) Little Rock, AR, Grant Ginsberg, New York, NY, Steven Roberts Kansas City, MO. Great granddaughter Vivienne Amber Gould Pacifica, CA.
Visitation will be held 6-8 p.m. Friday at Olmstead Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday at the Heber Springs First Baptist Church. Interment will follow in the Pearson Cemetery.