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Betty C. Roberts

Posted on Tuesday, May 17, 2022 at 11:55 am

Betty C. Roberts, 89 of Centralia, died Thursday, May 12, 2022, at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia.

Graveside services will be held 2:00 PM Tuesday, May 17, 2022, at the Centralia City Cemetery.

Betty was born on June 14, 1932, in Fayette, the daughter of Clyde W. and Della (Gardner) Current.

On April 22, 1950, Betty married Robert Roberts in Centralia, he preceded her in death on November 17, 2005.

Betty is survived by her daughters, Rebecca Adams of Centralia, and Donna McManama and husband Jimmy of Centralia; grandchildren, Scott McManama and wife Donna, Justin Adams and wife Suni, Shelly Smith and husband Paul, Melissa Grifiith and husband Aaron; great-grandchildren, Michael Russell, Hannah Adams, Klyde Adams, Klara Adams, Kaylea Smith, James Smith, Brody Griffith, Beau Griffith; great-great-grandchildren, Paislee Mitchell, Jaxon Mitchell.

Along with her husband Robert, Betty was preceded in death by her parents, 2 infant sons, and a sister, Dorothy Hulen.

Betty was a member of the First Baptist Church in Centralia. Worked for many years at Prenger’s Grocery store.

She enjoyed bowling, camping, sewing, and reading.

In Lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or the Central Missouri Humane Society and may be sent in care of Fenton-Kendrick Funeral Home, 104 S. Collier Centralia, MO 65240.

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