Artell Green Roberts

Male 1902 - 1969  (67 years)


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  • Name Artell Green Roberts 
    Born 7 Mar 1902  Brown County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Nov 1969  Robert Lee, Coke County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I47589  Slay Family
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2017 

    Family Lola Hammack Taylor,   b. 28 Aug 1901, Robert Lee, Coke County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1941, Robert Lee, Coke County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 30 Nov 1927 
    Children 
     1. Baby Roberts,   b. Aft 1927, Coke County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1927, Coke County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 0 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 5 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F17944  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

    • ROBERTS

      Services Sunday for Artell Roberts

      Funeral services for Artell Green Roberts, 67, were held at 3 p.m. Sunday in Robert Lee Baptist Church. Burial was in Robert Lee Cemetery directed by Newby Funeral Home.

      Mr. Roberts was pronounced dead about 2:30 p.m. Friday in his pickup on Texas Highway 208 one mile south of Robert Lee.

      Justice of the Peace Roy P. Ross ruled death by natural causes, apparently a heart attack. He was returning home from San Angelo.

      Mr. Roberts was born March 7, 1902 in Brown County. He came to Coke County as a child with his parents. He was married to Lola Taylor in 1926 in Robert Lee. She died in 1941.

      He was married to Reba Woods Feb. 14, 1948 in Robert Lee. He was a Baptist.

      He is survived by his wife; one daughter, Mrs. Kay Pitcock of Lubbock; two sisters, Mrs Calvin (Leona) Wallace and Mrs. Alice Benton, both of Robert Lee and several nieces and nephews.

      Pallbearers were Finis Harmon, Crowley Harmon, Lewis Heuvel, Maurice Yarbrough, James McClure, Fred McCabe Sr. All of Robert Lee and Delbert Vestal of Ballinger and W. H. Maxwell of Bronte.

      The Observer
      Robert Lee, Coke County TX
      November 1969

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      Artell Roberts, 67, died of an apparent heart attack about 2:30 pm Friday while on his way home from a cattle auction in Robert Lee.

      Mr Roberts was driving a pickup truck and pulling a cattle trailer loaded with two calves he had just purchases. The car climbed an embankment and stopped about one mile south of Robert Lee on Texas 203. The Roberts ranch is about 10 miles west.

      Funeral will be conducted at 3 pm Sunday from the First Baptist Church.

      Burial will be in the Robert Lee Cemetery under the direction of Newby Funeral Home.

      Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Mrs Gaylor Pitcock of Lubbock; two sisters, Mrs Calvin Wallace and Mrs Oda Benton, both of Robert Lee.

      The Abilene Reporter News
      November 8, 1969