Melissa Renee Wood Roberts (2018-12-13 15:11:51)

Melissa Renee Wood Roberts, age 50, of Roaring River, passed away Saturday, December 8, 2018 at Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital.

She was born June 12, 1968 in Wilkes County to Ivan and Kathleen Sparks Wood. Ms. Roberts was preceded in death by her father and a sister, Deborah Gail Wood.

Surviving are her mother, Kathleen Sparks Wood of Roaring River; sons, Nathan Shane Sizemore and Jonathan Sizemore both of Wilkesboro; brother, Darrell Wood and wife Kim of Mocksville; sister, Tammy Jo Gilman of Orlando, Florida; significate other, Don Cash of Roaring River; six grandchildren; two nieces; and three nephews.

Funeral service will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday, December 15, 2018 at Rachel Baptist Church with Rev. Brian Wiles officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at Rachel Baptist Church from 1:00 until 2:00 on Saturday, prior to the service. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to