Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Robertses in:
 • Centerville City Cemetery
 • Centerville
 • Davis County
 • Utah
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Celia Ann Dibble Roberts
Original name: Celia Ann Dibble Roberts
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Aug. 3, 1864
Death: Mar. 21, 1936

Deseret News: 21 March 1936


Wife of Late President Brigham H. Roberts Meets Death

Mrs. Celia Ann Dibble Roberts, 71, widow of the late President Brigham H. Roberts of the First Council of Seventy, dies at 7:30 a.m. today at her home in Centerville.

Mrs. Roberts has long been an outstanding Church worker and has been active in Primary and Relief Society in Centerville. She was also an active member of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers.

Born in Centerville Aug. 3, 1864 the daughter of Philo Jr. and Antionette Cleveland Dibble, Mrs. Roberts spent her entire life in that community. She was married to Brigham H. Roberts n the onld Endowment House in Salt Lake City, Oct. 2, 1884,. President Roberts died in 1933.

Mrs. Roberts is survived by the following children: Harold D. Roberts, Lawrence Roberts and Naola Roberts, all of Centerville; Mrs. Hazel Moss of Woods Cross; Mrs. Josie Naylor of Bountiful; Miss Georgia Roberts of Logan, and David K. Roberts of Salt Lake City. Also surviving are five brothers Edwin C. Dibble and David D. Dibble, of Salt Lake City; George Dibble and Roy Dibble both of Layton; R.K. Dibble of Logan and a sister Mrs. Richar Sedgewick of Layton.

Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday at 1 p.m. in the Centerville Ward Chapel, under the direction of Bishop Wesley E. Tingey. Friends may call at the home in Centerville. Interment will take place in the Centerville City Cemetery.

Davis County Clipper - 20 March 1936

Funeral Services For Celia A. Dibble Roberts, Tuesday

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, at 1 p.m., in the Centerville First Ward chapel for Celia Ann Dibble Roberts, wife of the late B.H. Roberts, who died of heart disease after an illness of several months. Bishop Wesley E. Tingey will be in charge of the services and interment will be in the Centerville cemetery.

Davis County Clipper - 27 March 1936

Funeral Services Held Tuesday For Mrs. Celia Roberts

Funeral services were held Tuesday in the Centerville First Ward chapel for Celia Ann Dibble Roberts, widow of B.H. Roberts.

The speakers were President Heber J. Grant, Richard R. Lyman of council of twelve apostles, John H. Taylor of the first council of seventies; Patriarch Dave E. Layton of the North Davis stake and Bishop Wesley E. Tingey were the speakers. Music was furnished by a mixed quartet, solo by Mrs. Hattio Smith, a solo by Mrs. Lily Trimbath and a duet by Charles Taylor and Loraine Winegar Lee. Pres. Rulon S. Wells offered the opening prayer, Rufus K. Hardy the benediction and Bishop J.N. Ford dedicated the grave in the Centerville cemetery. Grandsons acted as pallbearers. 
Family links: 
  Philo Dibble (1835 - 1915)
  Antoinette Cleveland Dibble (1834 - 1919)
  Brigham Henry Roberts (1857 - 1933)
  Lena Roberts (1885 - 1898)*
  Harold Dibble Roberts (1890 - 1982)*
  Hazel Roberts Moss (1893 - 1962)*
  Naola Roberts (1895 - 1953)*
  Joanna Roberts Naylor (1897 - 1963)*
  Georgiana Roberts Mowry (1897 - 1970)*
  Lawrence Richard Roberts (1902 - 1982)*
  David Knight Roberts (1902 - 1969)*
  Celia Ann Dibble Roberts (1864 - 1936)
  Edwin Cleveland Dibble (1869 - 1947)*
  Sidney Delroy Dibble (1871 - 1943)*
  George Elliott Dibble (1873 - 1955)*
  Emma Almyra Dibble Sedgwick (1879 - 1939)*
  Rudolph Kent Dibble (1886 - 1966)*
*Calculated relationship
Centerville City Cemetery
Davis County
Utah, USA
Plot: A-17-3-6
GPS (lat/lon): 40.9123, -111.86818
Maintained by: Bryan Hatch
Originally Created by: Utah State Historical So...
Record added: Feb 02, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 49862
Celia Ann <i>Dibble</i> Roberts
Added by: Bryan Hatch
Celia Ann <i>Dibble</i> Roberts
Added by: Bryan Hatch
Celia Ann <i>Dibble</i> Roberts
Added by: Bryan Hatch
There are 3 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Celia Ann Dibble Roberts is my 6th cousin 1x removed (Barber Line). Rest in the Peace of Our Lord.
- Reynolds Ansley
 Added: Feb. 5, 2013

- tbeck
 Added: Apr. 11, 2012

 Added: May. 23, 2011
There are 2 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service