Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Roraback, 82 of Jefferson were held on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at 10:00 a.m., at Christ Episcopal Church with Father David F.K. Puckett officiating. Interment will follow with a 3:00 P.M. graveside service at Union Chapel Cemetery in Van, TX. under the direction of Haggard Funeral Home. Visitation is 5-7 P.M. Friday evening at the funeral home.
Mrs. Roraback was born April 8, 1935 in Van, TX. to John and Avis Davis Flemister and passed away October 4, 2017 in Jefferson.
She was a member of the Christ Episcopal Church who loved music and was the organist there for over 30 years. She loved working in her green house with all her plants. She loved spending time with her family and her precious pets.
Mrs. Roraback is preceded in death by her parents, husband Gil Roraback, son, Darwin Roraback and sister, Jan Watkins.
Those left to cherish her memory include her children, Doug Canfield & wife Jennifer of Jefferson, TX., Laura Canfield Jones of Longview, TX., Leslie Roraback Wood & husband Mike of Jefferson, TX., Forrest Roraback & wife Debbie of Clarksville, TX., Mark Roraback of Jefferson, TX., Daughter-in-law, Bonnie Roraback of Hallsville, TX. and Stacy Williams & husband James of Texarkana, TX., brother, Charles Chrietzberg & wife Sandra of Carmel, CA., sister, LaJoy Dean & husband Bill of Mineola, TX. Jackie Sue Cameron of Tyler, TX., numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Pallbearers include: James Dean, Clark Canfield, Kurt Canfield, Jordan Canfield, Stephen Jones and Jon Jones.
In lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions to Christ Episcopal Church, 703 S. Main St. Jefferson, TX. 75657.
A memorial guestbook may be signed at www.haggardfuneralhome.com
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