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Melanie Holloway Roberts (12-25-2014)
Funeral services for Melanie Holloway Roberts, 67 of Farmerville, were held Saturday, December 13, 2014, at 1 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Farmerville. Officiating the service were Rev. Kurt Auger assisted by Rev. Richard Methvin. Interment was held at Laran Cemetery under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Farmerville.
Mrs. Roberts was born on October 17, 1947, in Eldorado, Ark. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Farmerville.
She was preceded in death by: Her husband, Dr. William D. “Sonny” Roberts; a brother,
Ronnie Holloway; and a sister, Sheron Methvin.
She is survived by: Her children, Elyse Cole of Nashville, Tenn., GiGi Gilbert of Houston, Texas, Joseph Roberts of Albuquerque, N.M. and Edward Roberts of Monroe.; brothers - John Holloway of Truxno, Benoit Holloway Jr., both of Truxno; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Chad Holloway, Ben Holloway, Willie Holloway, Aaron Methvin, Paul Methvin and Nathaniel Methvin.
Visitation was held on Friday, December 12, 2014, from 5-7 p.m. at Kilpatrick Funeral Home in Farmerville.
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