IN THE CARE OF

×

Fentress Mortuary

OBITUARY

Mary Allene Roberts

May 6, 1937October 29, 2020

Mary Allene Roberts, 83, of Poteau, OK, passed away peacefully October 29, 2020, in Fort Smith. She was born in the spring of 1937 in Brawley, CA. One of seven children born to William ‘Willie’ O. and Beulah May Holliday. Soon after her birth the family returned to the Fort Smith area. In the fall of 1965 she met and married Wayne Roberts with whom she shared fifty five years. In those fifty five years with hard work, many late nights, and a whole lot of prayer they raised six children to be responsible adults and to love God. She considered that her most important work and continued to pray for them and her grandchildren throughout her life. Her children will forever be grateful for all the sacrifices she made for them. Mary was preceded in death by her parents, William and Beulah Holliday; one sister, Helen Ficken; four brothers, Jack, Roy Curtis, Dale and Fred Holliday. She is survived by her loving husband, Wayne; sister, Virginia Braughton; sons, Clifford Allen Plymale and Mark Plymale; daughters, Karla Coplin (Dee), Shelly Smith (Michael), Regina Carter, and Robin Sample (Alan); fifteen grandchildren, Christina Plymale, Austin Plymale, Brittany Plymale, Jordan Plymale, Darwin Sibary, Kaitlin Plymale, Jessica Lane, Jami Davis, Julia Coplin, Janna Coplin, Chancey Smith, Amanda Poltke, Patrick Adams, Bailee Sample and Gracie Sample; twelve great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. A private family graveside service will be held Saturday at 2:30 PM at Woodlawn Memorial Park. Arrangements are under the direction of Fentress Mortuary in Fort Smith. Memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, or go to www.stjude.org

SEND FLOWERS Add a
Memory
Receive
Notifications

Services

  • Private Family Graveside Service

    Saturday, October 31, 2020

Receive
Notifications
Show Your
Support

Memories

Mary Allene Roberts

have a memory or condolence to add?

ADD A MEMORY
Holly Creel

October 31, 2020

Allene was always working, that is how i remember her. She was tuff and a strong woman. Every time i would run into her and Wayne, she would alway hug me and ask how i was doing.. love her, ,she will be missed. Karla and her family has always been like my second family. love you all , Clifford, Mark, Karla, Shelly, Regina, and Robin..

Glenda Hurt

October 31, 2020

I just heard about your Mother's passing. My heart hurts for the family,
prayers of comfort during this time.

Marecia Metcalf

October 31, 2020

I don’t have enough words to describe this wonderful lady my childhood/teenage memories she was one of a kind just the best❤️ Rest now love to all the family

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

Learn more about the Roberts name

VISIT ANCESTRY.COM