Celebrating the life of EVA MAE ROBERTS
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Eva Mae Roberts
Alpa: November 18, 1919
Omega: July 20, 2008
Birthplace: Allendale, SC
Parents: The Late Billy Smith & Mattie Brown
Education: Allendale County Schools
Marriage: The Late Herman Roberts December 3, 1937
Christian Experience: Sister Eva Roberts accepted the Lord Jesus Christ into her life at a very young age and was baptized into the Holy Spirit. After moving to Brooksville in 1958, she joined Bethlehem Progressive Baptist Church. There she faithfully served as a member of Choir #1 as well as dutifully serving as a member of the Pastoral Inspirational Ministry. She was very faithful, dedicated and committed to serving the Lord and others until the Lord called her home.
Cherished Memories: Sister Roberts was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, friend, etc. Her eldest son, Ulyses, preceded her in death. She leaves to cherish a lifetime of wonderful memories of four sons: Henry (Mary), Thomas (Cherie), Ernest (Patricia) and Johnny (Lorraine); four daughters, Elizabeth Morganfield, Ida Miller (Joseph), Evelyn McKenzie and Linda Sanders (Lee); two sisters, Mary Hutchinson and Emma Brown, both of Jersey City, NJ; 30 granchildren, 60 great-grandchildren, numerous great-grands, nephews, nieces, a loving godson ~ Walter Moore, a loving goddaughter, Mattie Blake, a special friend, Irene Scrivens, and a host of sorrowing relatives and friends.
Viewing: Saturday, July 26, 2008 ~ 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. ~ Bethlehem Progressive Baptist Church ~ 661 South Brooksville Avenue ~ Brooksville, Florida 34601 ~ Reverend Cecil A. Hubbert, Pastor
Services: Sunday, July 27, 2008 ~ 3:00 P.M. ~ Bethlehem Progressive Baptist Church ~ 661 South Brooksville Avenue ~ Brooksville, Florida 34601 ~ Reverend Cecil A. Hubbert, Pastor
Interment: Brooksville Cemetery ~ Brooksville, FL