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Carol Sue "Susie" Roby

September 20, 1945 — October 11, 2023

Lamar, Missouri

Carol Sue "Susie" Roby


Carol Sue "Susie" Roby, age 78, of Lamar, Missouri passed away October 11, 2023, at Cox Barton County Hospital surrounded by loved ones.
Susie was born September 20, 1945 in Barton County, Missouri to William Cleveland "Cleve" Arnold and Ruby Jane (Voorhees) Arnold (Rahme). Susie graduated from Lamar High School in the class of 1963. On November 20, 1964, Susie married Carl James Roby at the Church of the Nazarene in Lamar, MO.
Susie worked as a food service supervisor at Barton County Hospital for over 30 years. She also worked at the Blue Top Restaurant and Pappa's Pizza. Susie was a Girl Scout Troop Leader and taught Bible School at the Church of the Nazarene. She enjoyed quilting, sewing, working in her flower beds, gardening, canning, watching the K.C. Chiefs and cooking Sunday dinners for her family. Susie loved spending time with her family, and the time she spent with her grandchildren was extra special.

Survivors include her husband, Carl Roby; three sons, Terry (Kristina) Roby of Lamar, MO, Travis (Lisa) Roby of Golden City, MO, and Trent (Krystle) Roby, of Lamar, MO; two daughters, Tammy Blackard of Lamar, MO; and Teresa (Travis) Buck, of Lamar, MO; one brother, Frank (Pat) Arnold of Nevada, MO; 18 grandchildren, Holly (Eddie), April (Que), Sunny (Austin), Jimmy, Dominique (Justin), Emily, Raleigh (Chelsea), Justin (Whitney), Timothy (Nicole), Jessica (Robert), Jedidiah (Kayla), Clara, Jennifer (Greg), TJ, Thomas (Olivia), Trinity, Tyler, and Temperance along with 25 great-grandchildren.

Susie was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers, Charles Arnold, Homer Arnold and Freddy Arnold and granddaughter Kayla Roby.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, October 15th, 2023 at the Roby Campground in Lamar, MO., please check the website for map / directions to campgrounds.

Contributions are suggested and made payable to Nigh Cemetery in care of Daniel Funeral Home.
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