‹ Return to Current Obituaries
Send FlowersHand delivered by a local florist
Send a Sympathy Card
Plant Memorial Trees

Interment following funeral service

Our Shepherd Lutheran Church
Wednesday July 12th, 2017

View Details


Kensett Cemetery
Wednesday July 12th, 2017
1:00pm - 2:00pm

View Details

Funeral Service

Our Shepherd Lutheran Church
Wednesday July 12th, 2017

View Details

Order Flowers now for guaranteed delivery before Barbara's visitation.

Barbara Pauline Roberts

Barbara “Polly Boatman” Roberts, 95, of Searcy passed away Sunday, July 9th. She was born January 10, 1922, in Des Arc, Arkansas to the late Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Boatman.

Polly was a member of the Our Shepherd Lutheran Church in Searcy. She loved her church and all her church family. Polly retired from the International Shoe Factory after 30 years of service. She was a loving wife, sister, aunt, and friend who will be dearly missed.

Left to cherish her memory is her two sisters, Nella R. Pich (Albert) of Hazen and Eloise Holmes of Tacoma, Washington; one nephew, Tommy (Joy) Phifer; several great nieces and nephews; and several great-great-nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Polly was preceded in death by her husband, Harry Roberts; one sister, one niece and one nephew.

To plant memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Barbara Roberts, please visit our flower store.


Polly was the most loving caring lady, thought the world of her. Loved and missed.

Steve and Jeanette Stephens Jul 12 2017 12:00 AM

I knew Barbara from the shoe factory, always a kind & sweet lady. Prayers for her family

Mary Mergenschroer Jul 11 2017 12:00 AM

Product Image

A Rugged Cross was ordered on July 11, 2017

Expression of Sympathy Jul 11 2017 12:00 AM