JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
OBITUARIES
Viana (Hester) Roberson

Mrs. Viana (HESTER) ROBERSON, widow of the late E. M. ROBERSON 
of Ewing, passed away at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Harry S. DURHAM 
at 215 West Fourth St. in Benton at 6 a.m. Tuesday.  Mrs. ROBERSON was 
72 years of age.  She is survived by the following children: John H. ROBERSON, 
Bethany, Okla; Mrs. Viola DURHAM, Benton; Howard ROBERSON and Ernest ROBERSON, Ina; 
Verbal ROBERSON and Vona Mae DOTY, Ewing.  Also, 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.  

The  body will lie in state at the Ina Funeral Home from Wednesday afternoon 
until the funeral hour.  Funeral services will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. at 
Rescue Freewill Baptist Church.  Burial will be at Williams Chapel Cemetery.




Source: The Ina Observer
Date: Thursday, April 5, 1956
Submitted by: Mary Zinzilieta
 

 

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