Roberta L. Smith
Roberta L. Herron Smith, 75, departed this earth at 2:30 AM on June 26, 2003 from East Liverpool City Hospital to go home with the Lord and join many family members who have gone before her.
A lifelong resident of the area, she was born in East Liverpool, Ohio on May 27, 1928, and was the daughter of John and Bertha Dailey Herron. She was formerly married to the late Donald E. Smith.
Roberta leaves behind seven children and their spouses: David and Pam Smith, Steven and Peggy Smith, Ronald and Nicole Smith, Mark and Crystal Smith, Donna and John Moore, Karen and Joseph Mercer and Lisa and David Miller. She is also surviced by sixteen grandchildren and eight great grandchildren, along with many nieces and nephews.
Roberta was preceded in death by her parents as well as two brothers: her twin, Richard Herron and Donald Herron and four sisters: Naomi Kinsvatter, Lois Guildoo, Charolette Herron, Betty Ancrile and an infant grandson, Steven E. Smith, II.
Friends may call on Sunday, June 29, 2003 at the Calcutta Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes where the family will be present from 2-4 and 7-9 PM
Pastor Terry Berry of the Calcutta Church of the Nazarene, of which she was a member, will conduct services at 11:00 AM , Monday, June 30, 2003 at the Calcutta Chapel.
Burial will be at the United Presbyterian Cemetery, St. Clair Avenue,
Roberta’s family was everything to her. She will be sadly missed by all who came to know her. She will live in the hearts of many, fortunate enough to have crossed their paths with hers.
In lieu of flowers, Roberta’s wishes were that donations be sent to the East Liverpool Breast Cancer Support Group, C/O Joan Hughes of 45791 Yeager Drive, East Liverpool or the Calcutta Church of the Nazarene at 50131 Calcutta Smith Ferry Road, East Liverpool.