Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Mary Jo Chapman Roberson

07/24/1949 - 04/28/2022

Mary Jo Chapman Roberson, 72, of Murphy passed away Thursday, April 28, 2022. She was born in Canton, Georgia to the late James Russell and Pearl Corneilius Turner Chapman. Mary Jo had worked in the Cherokee County School System as a custodian for Murphy High School. She was a member of the Maltby Baptist Church. Mary Jo enjoyed crafts, sewing, fishing and camping.

She was also preceded in death by a brother, Grady Russell Chapman; and a sister, Opal Chapman Alvey.

Surviving is her husband of 46 years, Thomas Fredrick Roberson; and several nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

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