Mrs. Roberts was born March 18, 1923 in Harmony Community to the late Caleb Gilley and Finley (Boyd) Gilley.
Survivors include her children, Christine Anderson (Don) of Aurora, Colo., Carol Clark of Frederick, Colo., Larry Roberts (Sharon) of Katy, Ronnie Roberts of McAllen, Elaine Roberts (Danea Hall) of Richmond and Joe Roberts (Gloria) of Goliad; 13 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and her sisters, Minnie St. Clair, Florence Wishert, Linda Hartsfield, and sister-in law, Lorraine Gilley.
She was preceded in death by her husband Clarence Roberts; daughter-in-law, Terry Roberts; and brothers, Caleb Gilley, Jr. and Martin Gilley.
Visitation was held Monday evening Jan. 14 at Rhodes Funeral Home Chapel, Karnes City.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 15 at the First Baptist Church, Karnes City.
Interment followed in the Karnes City Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Wade Clark, Clint Clark, Justin Roberts, Erik Anderson, Dusty Roberts, Derek Roberts and Landon Roberts.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Goliad Senior Citizens Center. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Home of Karnes City, where the on-line guestbook may be signed at rhodesfuneralhomeinc.com.