Roberta Lynn Bendabout, 63, of Pryor, passed from this life on Thursday, October 7, 2021, in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. She was born on October 19, 1957 in Tahlequah; the daughter of John Edward Bendabout and Wilma Jane (Ballou) Bendabout. Roberta was a talented seamstress and worked at Fabricut for many years. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and her sisters, going to garage sales, cooking, and watching movies. Roberta was proud to be a part of the Holy Mountain Praise and Worship team in Kenwood. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, and friend who will be sorely missed by all who knew and loved her.
Services for Roberta will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, October 14, 2021, at the Cornerstone Church in Locust Grove, Oklahoma with Reverend John Campbell officiating. Burial will follow in Ross-Mayes Cemetery with Jeremy Smith, Sean Smith, Keith Bendabout, Jonathan Larson, Samuel Bendabout, Jr., and Brent Bendabout serving as casket bearers. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 13, 2021, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., at Shipman’s Funeral Home. To leave her family a message, please visit her Tribute Wall at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service.
Roberta is survived by her daughter, Delana Littlefield of Pryor; brother, Donald Bendabout and wife Angie of Pawnee; sisters, Sandra Lemaster and husband James of Jones; Rebecca Hilderbrand of Grove, and Susan Chancellor of Grove; grandchildren, Wyatt Ball, Morgan Littlefield and Taylor Armontrout, and Samantha Littlefield and Chance Froman; great grandchildren, Kennedy Froman, Addi May Froman, Rhett Froman, and 1 more on the way. She is preceded in death by her parents, John and Wilma Bendabout; and grandparents, Edward and Maggie Bendabout and Robert and Ella Mae Ballou.