Obituary photo of Thula Roberts, Junction City-Kansas
In Loving Memory of

Thula Roberts

1921 - 2017
Obituary photo of Thula Roberts, Junction City-Kansas
In Loving Memory of

Thula Roberts

1921 - 2017

Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Monday, December 4, 2017 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Penwell-Gabel - Junction City
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Service:
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 10:00am
Penwell-Gabel - Junction City
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Interment:
Ft. Riley Post Cemetery
Ft. Riley, Kansas

Interment:
Ft. Riley Post Cemetery
Ft. Riley, Kansas

Thula Roberts, 96, of Junction City, died Friday, November 24, 2017 at her home in Junction City. Thula was born November 4, 1921 in Wharton, Texas the daughter of Willie L. and Bessie (Paul) Brown. Thula grew up in Wharton and attended Wharton schools.

Thula worked several jobs in her home-town of Wharton while she was growing up, but after she was married, she was a full-time mother and homemaker. She and her family moved to Junction City in 1959, as her husband was in the U.S. Army. She was a devoted member of Second Missionary Baptist Church in Junction City.

Thula married Emanuel Roberts, Sr.on December 25, 1946 in Wharton, Texas. Emanuel died December 18, 2001.

Survivors include: 2 sons, Emanuel Roberts, Jr. and his wife Mary, and Arthur P. Roberts, all of Junction City; 2 daughters, Arlene Lacy and Bessie Martin, both of Junction City; 9 grandchildren, and 7 great-grandchildren. Thula was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, and 2 sons, Jessie Roberts and John Roberts.

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at the Penwell-Gabel Junction City Chapel, 203 N. Washington, Junction City, with Dr. Larry Jones presiding. Burial will follow at the Ft. Riley Post Cemetery, Ft. Riley. The family will greet friends on Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the donor's choice in Thula Roberts' name.





Thula Roberts, 96, of Junction City, died Friday, November 24, 2017 at her home in Junction City. Thula was born November 4, 1921 in Wharton, Texas the daughter of Willie L. and Bessie (Paul) Brown. Thula grew up in Wharton and attended Wharton schools.

Thula worked several jobs in her home-town of Wharton while she was growing up, but after she was married, she was a full-time mother and homemaker. She and her family moved to Junction City in 1959, as her husband was in the U.S. Army. She was a devoted member of Second Missionary Baptist Church in Junction City.

Thula married Emanuel Roberts, Sr.on December 25, 1946 in Wharton, Texas. Emanuel died December 18, 2001.

Survivors include: 2 sons, Emanuel Roberts, Jr. and his wife Mary, and Arthur P. Roberts, all of Junction City; 2 daughters, Arlene Lacy and Bessie Martin, both of Junction City; 9 grandchildren, and 7 great-grandchildren. Thula was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, and 2 sons, Jessie Roberts and John Roberts.

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at the Penwell-Gabel Junction City Chapel, 203 N. Washington, Junction City, with Dr. Larry Jones presiding. Burial will follow at the Ft. Riley Post Cemetery, Ft. Riley. The family will greet friends on Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the donor's choice in Thula Roberts' name.




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Services & Gatherings

Services & Gatherings

Visitation:
Monday, December 4, 2017 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Penwell-Gabel - Junction City
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Service:
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 10:00am
Penwell-Gabel - Junction City
203 North Washington
Junction City, KS  66441
785-762-3131
Interment:
Ft. Riley Post Cemetery
Ft. Riley, Kansas

Interment:
Ft. Riley Post Cemetery
Ft. Riley, Kansas

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