Meridian Star

February 2, 2014

90th Birthday


The Meridian Star

MERIDIAN — A celebration of the 90th birthday of Ruby L. Wallace Roberson was held Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at Bridge Street Grill in Enterprise. Forty-eight family members and friends attended the celebration. Mrs. Roberson was born Jan. 15, 1924, in Butler, Ala. She married Jamie E. Roberson in 1942, and the couple resided in Whynot for 68 years. Mrs. Roberson has four children, Betty Manasco, Jimmy E. Roberson, Anita Whittington and Frankie Beckham; 11 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren. She continues to garden, shop and is known for being a great cook.