Chester Allen Roberts 84 of Rudy passed away Sunday, May 21, 2023 in Muscatine, Iowa. He was a retired mechanic for Synergy Gas in Springdale. He was of the Messianic Jewish faith. He was preceded in death by his wife, Francis (Lamprowone daughter Brenda Roberts; his parents Norman and Ivy (Pixley) Roberts; one sister Ellen Reddig.
Graveside service will be at 2:00 P.M. Friday, May 26, 2023 at Morrison Cemetery in Rudy under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren. Family visitation will be relatives and friends Thursday, May 25, 2023 from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. at Ocker Funeral Home 700 Jefferson Street in Van Buren.
He is survived by daughters, Joy Raines of Muscatine, Iowa, Diamond Lyon of Alma, Tina Jackson of Huntsville, Barbara Noel of Fayetteville, Deborah Taylor of Bentonville; son, Kevin Roberts of Arkansas; four sisters, Lyla Moore, Fern Goldsborough, Mary Czarnikow and Sherry Morrell all of Arkansas; two brothers, Cleo and Cecil Roberts both of Rudy; twenty five grandchildren; forty six great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Edward Espinosa, Michael Espinosa, Joshaua Robinson, Jagger Raines, Jeff Stief and Edward Jackson.