Roberta K. Roberts

NEWNAN, Ga. — Roberta Ann Kitchin Roberts, age 76, died March 22, 2014 following an extended illness.

She was born on April 11, 1937 in Greenville, SC to Dr. Jesse Walton and Marjorie Nelmes Kitchin of Liberty, SC.

Surviving are a son, Walton (Janice) Roberts of Greenville, a daughter, Midge Roberts and granddaughter, the light of her life, Jesica Hooper of Newnan, GA, a sister, Harriet K. Giles, a nephew, Scott Giles (Angel) and sons, all of Easley, four cousins, Rick Nelmes and family of Pickens, Mike Shoemaker, Midge Yergen, Susie Magana and families of Washington State and a Godson, Hunter Wyatt of Liberty. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Cynthia S. and Linda K. Kitchin.

Condolences can be expressed online at

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Gentiva Hospice Foundation, 2525 Hwy 34 East, Newnan, GA 30265.

The families are at their respective homes.

Funeral Home

McKoon Funeral Home
38 Jackson Street Newnan, GA 30263
(770) 253-4580

Published in The Easley Progress from Mar. 25 to Mar. 26, 2014