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Doris Marie Banks Roberts
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Birth: Sep. 7, 1921
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: Feb. 27, 2008
Haskell
Haskell County
Texas, USA

Doris was born in Los Angeles, CA to Raymond Lee Banks and Lillian (Reaves) Banks. She moved to Haskell at the age of seven and was a lifelong resident of the community. This area is where the Banks families were originally from.

She married GW Roberts in Haskell on Oct 9, 1937. They were blessed with four children:
Doris Jean McMeans
Bobby Ray Roberts
Albert Lee Roberts, Sr
Alta Mae Roberts

She is survived by her daughter Doris Jean and husband Max of Haskell. One sister Melba Mower and husband Junior of Jacksboro, TX.

Eight grandchildren:
Ricky Phemister,Haskell, TX
Randy Phemister, Canyon, TX
Melissa (Phemister) Bulls, Abilene, TX
Tammy (Roberts) McMillin, San Angelo, TX
Jimmy Roberts, Haskell, TX
Tonya (Roberts) Wennberg, Alma, AR
Lee Roberts, Brownwood, TX
Chad Roberts, Jacksboro, TX
Twenty-two great-grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren and one more to arrive in a month.

Visitation was held Feb 28 from 4-6:00 pm at Holden-McCauley Funeral Home. Funeral services were officiated by Dr Heflin on Friday, Feb 29, 2008 @ 3:00 pm at East Side Baptist Church where Doris was a lifetime member.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband GW Roberts, sons Bobby Ray & Albert Lee and six year old daughter Alta Mae. Her two sisters Edna Mae Grubbs and Jenny Daniels, great-grandson Joseph Phemister and great-nephew Mark Miers.



 
 
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 Parents:
  Raymond Lee Banks (1898 - 1961)
  Lillian Marie Reaves Banks (1894 - 1964)
 
 Spouse:
  General Washington Roberts (1917 - 1987)
 
 Children:
  Albert Lee Roberts (1941 - 2006)*
  Alta Mae Roberts (1943 - 1949)*
 
 Siblings:
  Doris Marie Banks Roberts (1921 - 2008)
  Edna Mae Banks Grubbs (1922 - 2003)*
  Virginia Lee Banks Daniels (1927 - 2007)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Willow Cemetery
Haskell
Haskell County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: N Roberts
Record added: Feb 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24919372
Doris Marie <i>Banks</i> Roberts
Added by: Carla Carlton Young
 
Doris Marie <i>Banks</i> Roberts
Added by: N Roberts
 
Doris Marie <i>Banks</i> Roberts
Added by: N Roberts
 
 
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RIP. Wife of my 1st. cousin once removed.
- J. Paul Hawthorne
 Added: Feb. 9, 2014
Nana - We love you and miss you.
- N Roberts
 Added: Aug. 11, 2008
 
 
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