Services will be at 10:00 a.m., Monday, Jan. 19, 2015, in Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel. Burial will be in Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Nettie was born March 25, 1921, in Deport, TX to Murphy and Ethel Elkins. She worked as the drug manager at Furr’s for many years. Nettie was a member of American Business Women’s Assoc and served as director of the Shut-ins Ministry at Temple Baptist Church in Odessa where she was a member. She enjoyed living at the Continental Retirement Community in Amarillo.
She was preceded in death by her husband Wilbur F. Roberts, Sr.
Survivors include a son, Wilbur F. “Corky” Roberts and wife Tonya, of Amarillo; grandchildren, Stacy Lott and husband Brad of Dallas and Tasha Pierce and husband Clint of Amarillo; great-grandchildren, Mason Pierce, Weston Pierce, both of Amarillo and Brandon Lott and wife Alana of Los Angeles; great-great-grandchildren, Hudson Pierce, of Amarillo, Declan Lott and Everly Lott, of Los Angeles.
The family suggests memorials be made to Lions Camp for Crippled Children, P.O. Box 290247, Kerrville, TX 78029.