Polly Ann (Forinash) Roberson of Waldron, Arkansas, formerly of Bakersfield California, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Wednesday, August 12, 2020, in Waldron, Arkansas with loving family and friends by her side. Polly was born August 15, 1957, in Detroit, Michigan to Harold Forinash and Rhoda (Meagley) Forinash. She was 62 years old.
Polly attended The Living Word Church in Waldron, Arkansas. She was a mild mannered and kind hearted person. She never said anything bad about anyone. She was co-owner of MTS Stimulation Service Inc. in Bakersfield, California for 27 years. She held many clerical positions including corporate secretary, accounting and office manager. She was very efficient and organized in all aspects of her life. She loved her family and spending time with them.
Polly leaves behind to cherish her memory, her loving husband, Melvin Jay Roberson of the home, her children: Dennis Parker and wife Jessica of Clinton TWP, Michigan, Angela Swanson and husband Bob of Taylor, Michigan and Tyler Roberson of Edmond, Oklahoma. Polly is also survived by her siblings: James Forinash and wife, Flo of Northville, Michigan, Stuart Forinash of Flint, Michigan, Carolyn Barlet of Ludington, Michigan, Judy Panyek and husband Steve of New Boston, Michigan, Leonard Bourdage and wife Mary of Grosse Ile, Michigan and brother in law, Joe Roberson of Bakersfield, California. Polly will be missed by all that knew her and the many whose lives she impacted including a host of extended family, friends and loved ones.
Polly was preceded in death by one grandson, Brandon Swanson, her parents, grandparents and one niece Michelle Barlet.
Polly's life celebration will be 10:00 a.m., Monday, August, 17, 2020, at the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Waldron, Arkansas with Pastor Grady Parker, Waymon Hunt and Jerry Duran officiating. Graveside service will follow at 3:00 p.m., Monday, August 17, 2020, at Pierce Cemetery in McIntosh County, Oklahoma. Arrangements are being entrusted to Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas.
Polly's pallbearers will be Tyler Roberson, Jerry Duran, Carl Roberson, Steve Panyek, Bob Swanson and Dennis Parker. Honorary pallbearers will be Bernis Rogers and Frank Cobb.
Polly's visitation will be Sunday, August 16, 2020, from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Waldron, Arkansas.
During these trying and difficult times, we must follow the guidelines we have been given to do our part to stop the spread of the Coronavirus. We must limit public gatherings. Family and friends are welcome to attend the service but everyone must wear a mask and maintain a social distance of 6 feet apart.