Roberta (Thames) Walson, 67, of Sparta, IL; born on August 10, 1954 in Lansing, Michigan; passed away on Wednesday, April 6, 2022 at her home.
She was a devoted mother and wife. She was married to the late Willie Walson, Jr. and their union produced one child.
Roberta was preceded in death by her husband – Willie Walson, Jr.; parents – Robert and Gladys Thames; two brothers – John Thames and Robert Lee Thames; one sister – Linnie Wade.
She leaves to cherish her memory and lament her passing, one son – Willie Walson, III of St. Louis, MO; sisters – Luetta (Willie) Devrouax of Warrenton, MO, Carlene Wilkes of Sparta, IL, Ruth Haniff of Orlando, FL, Priscilla (Anthony) Curtis of Las Vegas, NV; brother – Charles (Lula Dee) Thames of Warrenton, MO; a host of uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins and dear family friends.
Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.heilschuessler.com.
It was her wish to be cremated and private services will be held at a later date.
Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL is in charge of arrangements