Roberta Blanchard

RISON — Mrs. Roberta Blanchard, 90 of Rison, died, Monday.

Suvivors include her husband, Doc Blanchard of Rison; children, Barbara Gray, John Blanchard both of Rison, Connie Simpson of Norfork; sisters, Dessa Fenter Livingston, Texas, JoReta Grimillion of Houston, Texas; brothers, Gene Simpson of Houston, Texas, Elvin Simpson of Livingston, Texas; three grandchildren; five great grandchildren.

Services are 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at Rison United Methodist Church. Visitation is 10-12 noon, Wednesday at Buie Funeral Home. Burial will be 11:00 a.m., Thursday in Delight Cemetery. Arrangements by Buie Funeral Home of Rison (870) 325–6216. Online condolences at