Donna Lea (Read) Roberts, age 73, of Purdy, passed away on Thursday, July 15, 2010 at Red Rose Inn, in Cassville, MO. She was born to Leon Cecil and Elizabeth (Appenzeller) Read on Aug. 22, 1936 in Syracuse, Neb.
She was united in marriage to William Roberts on Dec. 30, 1956 in Arkon, Colo. and he survives.
Mrs. Roberts was a homemaker and a member of the Freewill Baptist Church in Purdy, MO.
Donna is survived by two daughters: Debbie Redshaw, of Purdy and Tammy Nine, of Carthage; one sister: Lila Ross, of Brighton, Colo.; six grandchildren; four step-grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 2:30 p.m. on Monday, July 19, 2010 at Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home with Rev. Russ Neill officiating. Burial was at Purdy Cemetery in Purdy, MO.
Memorial donations can be made to Freewill Baptist Church of Purdy or the Purdy Cemetery Association.
Online condolences may be made at www.bennett-wormington.com.
Arrangements are under the care of Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett.