Alta Ruth Roberson, 90, of Corpus Christi passed away on Monday, May 2, 2011. She was born on Sept. 5, 1920 in Calallen to Albert Samuel and Virginia Welch Atkinson. Alta Ruth was a homemaker.

She loved to cook and sew and made all her guests feel at home.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert W. Roberson.

She is survived by her daughters, Janis V. (Gary) Swartz of Corpus Christi, and Bobbie R. (George) Gresham of Odem; her sons, Richard L. (Joyce) Roberson and Samuel S. (Lenee) Roberson, all of Bastrop; her brother, Charles H. Atkinson of Odem; her sister, Virginia Geraldine Miller of Corpus Christi; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 5, 2011 at Sawyer-George Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Robert Simmons officiating. Burial followed in Robstown Memorial Park.

Sawyer-George Funeral Home