1966 Miss Nevada

ROBERTA RUTH SHARP

1966 Roberta Sharp, Carson CityHOMETOWN:  Carson City    BIRTHDAY: January 2, 1948
AGE: 18    HAIR: Dk Blonde    EYES: Hazel    HEIGHT: 5’6”
EDUCATION: Carson City High School Graduate – National Honor Society
planned to attend Univ. of Nevada in Mathematics
TALENT:  Piano
TRIVIA:
  • Second in a row Miss Carson City won Miss Nevada
  • At Miss America, her talent was a piano arrangement of “Yankee Doodle”
  • Lived next door to Miss Nevada 1965, Kathy Blaikie, for 14 years before her family moved and Kathy encouraged her to enter Miss Carson City
  • Fundraiser held by Carson City residents “Dollars for Roberta” and raised over $1000 to help with wardrobe expenses
QUOTES:
  • N/A
MISS NEVADA PAGEANT (Sponsored by The Venture Club of Reno):
  • 7 CONTESTANTS/SPONSORS/TALENT
  1. Roberta Sharp (Miss Nevada), Miss Carson City, Piano
  2. Karen Davis, (1st Runner-up), Miss Reno
  3. Frances Serrano (2nd Runner-up), Miss Mineral County
  4. Trudy Bisagno (Miss Congeniality), Miss Sparks
  5. Laurie Lee, Miss Lyon County
  6. Linda Eyre, Miss Winnemucca
  7. Lois Ann Lewis, Miss Fallon
LATER YEARS
  • Married name: Roberta Helseth (Husband – Gary)
  • Daughter – Erin