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Barnette Roberson

June 23, 1960 ~ October 19, 2021 (age 61)


Barnette Roberson, 61, transitioned on Tuesday, October 19, 2021, at North Mississippi Medical Center, Tupelo, MS.

Barnette Williams Roberson was born June 23,1960 in Pontotoc County, Mississippi to Velma Lyons and Vinson Williams. She was a member of Usher Valley United Methodist Church where she sang in the choir. Barnette loved to cook and was a great one. She loved spending time with those closest to her and watching old black and white tv shows.

On October 19, 2021, Barnette departed this life to live with her eternal father.

She leaves to cherish her memory her husband: Willie Simmons, Jr., her son Quentin (Taiesha) Williams, Sr. of Pontotoc, and her daughter, Whitney Ball of the home, four grandchildren Octavia Williams, Quentin Williams, Jr., Layla Williams, and Kai Stallworth, and one great grandson Kayden Williams, two sisters: Betty Cherry and Marilyn Ray, of Pontotoc, MS, three brothers: her twin Arnette (Teresa) Williams of Racine,WI, Sonnie Williams and Willie Williams both of Pontotoc, MS,  a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends

She is preceded in death by her parents and four sisters: Margaret Williams-Bean, Mary Lynn, Linda, and Doris Williams.

Walk-Through Visitation will be Sunday, October 24, 2021, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., at Serenity-Autry Funeral Home Pontotoc, MS.

Service will be Monday, October 25, 2021 at 1:00 p.m., at Usher Valley United Methodist Church, 754 Moorman Rd, Pontotoc, MS.

Burial will take place a Pontotoc City Cemetery.

Serenity-Autry Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of arrangements.

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Walk-Through Visitation
October 24, 2021

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Serenity Autry Funeral Home Pontotoc
248 Highway 15 South
Pontotoc, MS 38863

Funeral Service
October 25, 2021

1:00 PM
Usher Valley U.M. Church
754 Moorman Rd.
Algoma, MS 38863

Interment following funeral service
October 25, 2021

Pontotoc City Cemetery
116 North Main Street
Pontotoc, MS 38863

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