Lean in
FROM THE BISHOP R. LAWSON BRYAN Traveling 6,465 miles together really gives you an opportunity to get to know your companions. That is the privilege I had in leading the recent ...
Keep our eyes on Jesus
OUR CONNECTION MATTERS NITA CRUMP These are the names of the twelve apostles: first, Simon (who is called Peter), and his brother Andrew; James son of Zebedee, and his brother ...
Print this Edition
About Us Birthdays Obituaries Scripture Readings

Mrs. Myrna Roberts

January 23, 2017
Myrna Eidson Roberts, 80, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017. Myrna grew up in Atlanta and graduated from Grady High School and later from LaGrange College. Myrna met her husband, Larry B. Roberts, at LaGrange College. Larry is a retired United Methodist minister. During their ministry, they served faithfully at numerous churches across South Georgia. Myrna worked most of her life as a teacher and bookkeeper. She is survived by her husband, Larry; her three children, Denise (Mike) Wilson, Julie (Mike) Bostardi and Ben Roberts; her sister, Mildred (Mike) McAffee; five grandchildren, Robert (Jessica) Wilson, Brian Wilson, and Greg, Christopher and Samantha Bostardi; brother-in-law, Gary (Barbara) Roberts; sister-in-law, Jolene (Arthur) Tanner; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Services were held Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, at McMullen Funeral Home in Columbus, Georgia with Reverend Dr. James T. Pennell officiating. Burial followed at Parkhill Cemetery. An additional memorial service was held Saturday, Jan. 21 at First United Methodist Church in Waynesville with Reverend Dr. Garland Young and Reverend Dr. James T. Pennell officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Myrna’s honor to First United Methodist Church of Waynesville, PO Box 838, Waynesville, NC 28786, or to the Lake Junaluska Assembly, PO Box 67, Lake Junaluska, NC 28745.

Stay in the know

Sign up for our newsletters


Conference Office

735 Pierce Avenue - Macon, GA 31204

PO Box 7227 - Macon, GA 31209


Administrative Office

520 Professional Drive, Suite 1 - Macon, GA 31201

PO Box 13145 - Macon, GA 31208

478-738-0048 | 800-535-4224

Camping & Retreat Ministries

99 Arthur J. Moore Dr - St Simons Is., GA 31522

PO Box 20408 - St Simons Island, GA 31522

912-638-8626 | 888-266-7642

Contact us

Open hearts. Open minds. Open doors.