Janie Earlene Roberts
January 16, 1949 – December 27, 2017
New Albany-Janie Earlene Lindsey Roberts, 68, passed away December 26, 2017 at her residence surrounded by her family. She was born January 16, 1949 in New Albany to Cecil Lindsey and Josephine McMillen.
She loved Jesus and her faith in him overflowed into all areas of her life. She was a homemaker and a member of Neely Baptist Church. She loved her family and was always there for them in hard times. She was a blessing to her family and friends. She loved her little dog, Gracie. She enjoyed doing genealogy, growing flowers, and gardening. She was a Nascar/Dale Earnhardt fan.
Services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, December 30, 2017 at United Funeral Service with Bro. Tim Murrah officiating. Burial will be at Vista Memorial Park. United Funeral Service will be in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by a daughter, Chris Hilliard (Bill); two bonus daughters, Mary Donahue and Missy Cheeks; a son, Billy Roberts (Melissa); a bonus son, Aaron Donahue; four sisters, Beatrice Bennett (Jimmy), Joan Chunn, Marie Dyer and Donna Martin; nine grandchildren, Mallory (Doug), Brandi (Justin), Megan, Emmie, Adam, Lindsey, Isabella, Heather (Mark) and Bill III (Leslie); eleven great grandchildren, Karmen, Karson, Kris, Kase, Emma Kate, John Curtis, Ayden, Cooper, Piper, Lily James and Kate; a special cousin, Sylvia; and a special friend, Anita McMillen.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Bill Roberts.
Pallbearers will be Jerry Bennett, Pete Chunn, Bubba Dyer, Bubba Hillard, Doug Hicks, J.D. Hicks and Rusty Self.
Visitation will be Friday, December 29, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
In Lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to LeBonheur Children’s Hospital.