Funeral services for Clara Emma
Roberts, 86, of Caldwell, who died Saturday, Aug. 16, at her
home of natural causes, were held at 2 p.m. today at the
Caldwell First Southern Baptist Church.
Pastor Gail Graves officiated. Private burial was at
Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, under the direction of Dakan
Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
was born March 1, 1900, at Elizabeth, Pa., to David and Rose
Snyder Flagle. She was reared and educated in
She married Raymond S.
Roberts June 16, 1916, in Wellsburg, W. Va. They lived
in Monongahala, Pa. until 1929. They lived at
Stuebenville, Ohio, for a year before moving to Youngstown,
Ohio, where they lived for 30 years. In 1960 they moved
to California. In 1967 they came to the Caldwell area
where they had since resided. Mr. Roberts died in May,
She was a member of the Caldwell
First Southern Baptist Church.
survived by two sons, Raymond G. Roberts of Caldwell and
Samuel Bruce Roberts of Salt Lake City; two daughters, Alma
June Blank of Caldwell and Gilberta L. Roberts of California;
a brother, Walter Flagle of Tempe. Ariz.; six grandchildren;
15 great-grandchildren: and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by three sisters and a brother.
Memorials may be made to the First Southern Baptist Church.