10/10/12 — Ruth Roberts

Ruth Roberts, age 82, passed away on  October 7, 2012 at her home in Manchester, Tennessee with her loving family by  her side.

She had worked at Star Union (later known as PCA Apparel Industries,  Inc.) and owned and operated the Floral Crafts Flower Shop from 1984-1996.

She  was preceded in death by her parents, the late Harvey Hayward Miller and Dolly  Belle Guy; brother, T.J. Miller; and son-in-law, Larry R. Kirk. Mrs. Roberts was  a member of the Rutledge Falls Baptist Church.

She is survived by her loving  husband, Cosmo H. Roberts of Manchester; three children, Deborah R. Kirk,   Glinda E. Schmidt and her husband George, and Cliff “Fuzzy” R. Roberts all of  Manchester; four grandchildren, Chelsye Tarpley of Kentucky, Angela Schmidt,  Jeremiah Kirk and Briana Roberts all of Manchester; great-grandchild, Thaliyah  Tarpley; niece, Kim Deberry and her daughter Taylor Deberry; nephews, Terry  (Susie) Miller and son Lee Miller,   Greg (Geneva) Miller and  children, Matthew & Marli Miller; and a host of other relatives and friends. 

Visitation will be on Tuesday evening, October 9, 2012 from 6:00 p.m.   until  9:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will be conducted on Wednesday  afternoon, October 10, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Central Funeral Home  with Reverend Mike Morris and Reverend Donald Owens officiating.

Burial will  follow at the Concord Cemetery.

 Arrangements with CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME.