DEXTER - Dorothy Dean Roberts, 86, died Jan. 23, 2006, at the Missouri Southern Healthcare Facility in Dexter.
Born April 6, 1919, in Morrilton, Ark., daughter of the late Flurrence and Martha Crouch Dean, she had lived in Dexter for many years.
She married Phillip Roberts in Chicago, and he preceded her in death.
Survivors include: four sisters, Shirley Pravatte of Hector, Ark., Fanny Wandvick of Ballon, Nev., Hazel Ciarlo of Hayward, Calif., and Lois Ramos of Salinas, Calif.; three granddaughters, Marcia Craft of Dexter, Brenda White of Union and Barbara Morlan of Bloomfield; and seven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by: one daughter, Barbara Pruitt on Oct. 15, 1997; one brother, Doyle Dean; and two sisters, Sylvia and Laverne.
Private memorial services will be held at a later date.
Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter is in charge of arrangements.