MT. JULIET -- Funeral Services were held Tuesday afternoon, March 2 at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet for Mrs. York, 72, of Mt. Juliet. The daughter of the late Cecil “Corky” and Lorene Bennett Roberts, Mrs. York passed away February 26, 2010. She was a member of New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church.
Services were conducted by Brother Charles Gentry. Interment followed the service at the Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens Survivors include: her husband of 54 years Kenneth York; brother Lewis Roberts; sister Helen Smith; children Stephen (Carolyn) York, Jennifer (Duane) Allison; granddaughters Kimberly Allison, Meghann Hackett, Shelby York, Emily Allison, and Sarah Allison; great-grandson Joshua Moran; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother -- Bobbie Roberts. The family is requesting memorial donations to the PKD Foundation, 9221 Ward Pkwy, Suite 400, Kansas City, Mo. 64114-336. Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet.