Mary Jo Roberts

Mary Jo Roberts (Reid)

Saturday, June 27th, 1931 - Monday, October 19th, 2020
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Mary Jo Roberts, 89, formerly of Newark, OH. passed away on Monday, October 19, 2020 at NHC Healthcare of Cookeville, Tennessee.

Mary Jo was born in Columbus, OH on Saturday, June 27, 1931 to the late Mary Catherine Reid and the late James Reid.

Mary Jo married Lewis Francis Roberts Jr. on September 1st, 1951. She retired from Licking Memorial Hospital after many years of service.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by:
Sons - Gary, of Newark Ohio, Dan (Lita) of O’Fallon, Illinois, Todd (Diane), of Cherry Hill New Jersey, and Casey of Somerset Ohio.
Daughter - Peggy Buck (Larry) Baxter, TN and stepdaughter, Suzan Haworth of Springfield Missouri, many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Graveside service will be at Cookeville City cemetery on Thursday October 22nd, 2020 at 10 AM. A celebration of life service will be held in Newark, Ohio at a later date.

Family is being served by Crest Lawn Funeral Home-Cremation Center, 800 W. Jackson St., Cookeville, TN 38501.
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    Cookeville City Cemetery
    241 South Walnut Avenue
    Cookeville, TN 38501
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Shirley Holmes

Posted at 10:28am
Dear Lew, Peggy and Larry
It was always a blessing to see Mary Jo's smiling face on Sunday Morning when she was
well enough to attend church. I know that smile shines even more now that she is in the
presence of Jesus.
Love & Prayers
Shirley Holmes

Kathleen Kelly Bonfini

Posted at 12:02pm
We are all sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. She was a remarkable person. With much love and respect, Kathleen (Kelly) Bonfini

Robin Kruse Gorichky

Posted at 07:57am
Lew & kids....thinking of you today. My Love & Sympathy to all of you in the loss of my Dear. Dear Friend Mary Jo.. Love, Robin
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Laura Lewis

Posted at 10:55am
Love, Laura and Ed Lewis
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