Elizabeth Pauline Dyess

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Graveside Service
Oaklawn Cemetery
Sidney & Myers Street
Batesville, AR  72501
Sunday, October 10, 2021
Oaklawn Cemetery
Sidney & Myers Street
Batesville, AR  72051
Memorial Contributions
North Heights Church of Christ
200 Warrior Road
Batesville, AR  72501

Children's Homes, Inc
5515 Old Walcott Road
Paragould, AR  72401

Elizabeth Pauline Dyess

of Batesville, AR

March 11, 1929 - October 8, 2021

Elizabeth Pauline (Roberts) Dyess, 92, of Batesville, went to Heaven Friday, October 8, 2021 after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer's.

She was born March 11, 1929 in Saffell, Arkansas to George Roberts and Hancey Ada (Goff) Roberts.

Pauline was a member of North Heights Church of Christ in Batesville and enjoyed her time reading the Bible. She worked as a seamstress for 30 years and worked for Dr. Caplinger and Dr. Ladd Eye Care for 10 years. Pauline had a great wit and sense of humor; she was always positive with a great attitude and was always smiling. She loved all animals and bird watching; she would feed the birds every morning and early evening. She enjoyed working outside, raking leaves, gardening, and walking. Pauline was a great cook, and wonderful caregiver of her late husband, Pat. She loved working on puzzles and doing crossword puzzles.

Survivors include two sons, Billy Dyess of Quitman, Mississippi and Richard Dyess of Metairie, Louisiana; daughter, Linda Gracy of Blytheville; Goddaughter, Angela Davis (Mark) of Batesville; sister, Rhudene Melton of Strawberry; six grandchildren, Pam Crabtree, Richard Dyess, Jr., Cassandra Dyess, Chris Dyess, Lisa Jemison, and Michelle Gracy Lloyd; two great-Godchildren, Macy Davis of Little Rock and Reagan Davis of Batesville; two nephews, Gary Harp and Junior Harp; and niece, Rebecca Schroeder.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 49 years, Pat Harrison Dyess; sister, Ruth L. Harp; brothers, Eulen Roberts, Ernest Roberts, Lowell Roberts, and Noel Roberts; nephews and niece, Darryl Roberts, Paul Roberts, Jerry Harp, Edward Harp, and Sandra Duncan.

Honorary pallbearers are Reagan Davis, Mark Davis, Jeremy Wycough, Gary Harp, Junior Harp, and Bill Whittington.

Graveside services will begin at 2:00 pm Sunday, October, 10, 2021 at Oaklawn Cemetery in Batesville under the direction of Roller-Crouch Funeral Home with Dr. Ed Myers officiating.

Memorials may be made to North Heights Church of Christ, "Mission Fund", 200 Warrior Road, Batesville, AR 72501 or Children's Homes, Inc., 5515 Old Walcott Road, Paragould, AR 72401.

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Billy Dyess
Quitman, MS
Friday, October 8, 2021

A great stepmom and friend.RIP