April 15, 1930 – March 20, 2022
Dorothy “Dot” Belle Laird Roberts, 91, of Jayess, died March 20, 2022, at her residence.
She was born in McComb April 15, 1930, to Elijah and Sarah Laird. She attended Bogue Chitto at Carter’s Creek Baptist Church.
She was a member of Delta Masters Chapter of Beta Sigma PHI Sorority in McComb. She enjoyed cooking and gardening and taking care of her house plants. She also helped with the Tri County ARC and St. Jude Benefits with her husband, Tommy.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, James Barron; her second husband, Bill Long; one brother, Jake Laird; one son and daughter-in-law, James Timothy Barron and Jeanie Barron, and another daughter-in-law, Norma Barron.
She is survived by her husband, Tommy Roberts of Jayess; one son, Bobby Barron of Thompson.
Pallbearers were Robert Phelps, James Barron, Cole Parker, Tommy Broom, Jason Broom, Mason Broom, Ben Parker and Cohen Broom. Honorary Pallbearers were Anthony Townsend and John Anthony Broom.
A service was March 23, 2022, at Sharkey Funeral Home with Rev. Justin Morgan and Rev. Jimmy Houston officiating, burial in the Thompson Baptist Church Cemetery.
Sharkey Funeral Home of Summit was in charge of the arrangements. Share condolences at sharkeyfuneralhome.com