Funeral services for Roberson announced.
Funeral services for Darrick Benard Roberson, 29, of Helena-West Helena will be held Saturday, Feb. 28, 2009 at 2 p.m. at the PLM&D District Center at Helena Crossing. The Rev. Danny Robinson will officiate. Burial will follow at Oak Grove No.1 Cemetery in Helena-West Helena.
Roberson died Feb. 23, 2009, at Helena Regional Medical Center.
Roberson was born on Feb. 6, 1980 to Rosetta Roberson and Orish Corbin in Helena.
His grandparents, Peter and Willie Mae Roberson, preceded him in death.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his mother, Rosetta Roberson; his father, Orish Corbin; a special grandmother, Vera Mae Walker; his fiancé, Nastasia “Frony” Roberson; mother and father-in-law, Marvin and Donna Hawkins; brothers, Sidney (Candee) Roberson of Helena-West Helena; Rickey Roberson of San Diego, Calif., Leon (Tanya) Roberson, of Helena-West Helena; sisters, Thressa Thelman of Helena-West Helena; Angela Moore of Helena-West Helena, Willie Mae (David) Tate of Helena-West Helena; uncles, Leon (Cynthia) Robinson, Henry (Curtina) Robinson and Willie (Wanda) Robinson, all of Helena-West Helena and Richard (Lita) Robinson, of Lexa; aunts Juanita (Melvin) Dodd of Lexa, Bobbie Jean Williams of Conway, Helen Williams and Janice Roberson, both of Helena-West Helena; 5 nieces; 14 nephews; and a host of cousins and friends.
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