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James Jeffery "Jimmy" Roberts
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Birth: Dec. 27, 1920
Haskell County
Texas, USA
Death: May 24, 1956
Collin County
Texas, USA

Son of George Albert Roberts, Sr & Mary Fynetta (Gowens) Roberts.

Married to Geneva Cannon; children Judy & Ronnie.

01. William A "Bill", B. 5/20/1905, M. Lillie B. 1/16/1914-6/02/1992, girls - Deloyce Roberts & Joyce Roberts Mueller

02. Rachel, B. 4/16/1907, M. Alford C(Pete) Caudle B. 2/04/1899 - no children

03. Ruby "Rose", B. 1/31/1909, M. George Logan, daughter - Loraine

04. Delia Fynetta, B. 2/02/1911-1920, (died at age 9 from rattlesnake bite)

05. George A (Jr), B. 5/22/13, M. Mattie Lou, girls - Gaile & Fleita

06. Artie Harriett, B. 1/05/1915, M. Otto Spurlin dec'd, girls - Paula & Ruby Jean, M. Vic Price

07. General Washington (GW), B. 8/02/1917, M. Doris Banks, four children - Doris Jean, Bobby, Albert & Alta Mae

08. Self-Jms Jeffery "Jimmy", B. 12/27/1920, M. Geneva, children - Judy & Ronnie

09. Mary Eleanor, B. 11/05/1922, M. WE "Buster" Fowler B. 1/17/1917, five children - Mary Edna, Willard, Glenda, Ruthie & Jerry

10. Baby Cecil died @ birth 9/16/1926

Jimmy had brain cancer at a young age and died in the VA Hospital in McKinney, TX.

Grandparents Wm Roberts 1847-1938 & Eliza Willet 1843-1922, born in England and buried in Ballinger, TX.
Grandparents: General Washington Gowens, B. IA, 1860-1945, buried in Crosbyton, TX Rachel Ann Needham B. NE, 1863-1891 buried in White Chapel, Coleman, TX.

James J. Roberts married Geneva Cannon in 1941 at Haskell, Texas.

Services for James J. Roberts, 35, were held at the Church of Christ in Stamford officiated by Jerome Savage of Rochester and Silas Triplett of Stamford. Mr. Roberts was a member of the Church of Christ.

Mr. Roberts served in the US Air Force during World War II in the Philippines. He was a Staff Sergeant.

Mr. Roberts had worked as a service station operator / owner.

Survived by his wife; one daughter - Judy Mae; one son - Ronnie; his parents; four sisters; three brothers.

Family links: 
  George Albert Roberts (1877 - 1958)
  Mary Fynetta Gowens Roberts (1884 - 1972)
  Judy Mae Roberts Konduris (1944 - 2005)*
  William Albert Roberts (1905 - 1965)*
  Rachel Evelyn Roberts Caudle (1907 - 1978)*
  Ruby Rose Roberts Logan (1909 - 1999)*
  Delia Fynetta Roberts (1911 - 1920)*
  George Albert Roberts (1913 - 2002)*
  General Washington Roberts (1917 - 1987)*
  James Jeffery Roberts (1920 - 1956)
  Mary Eleanor Roberts Fowler (1922 - 2000)*
  Cecil Roberts (1924 - 1924)*
*Calculated relationship
Rule Cemetery
Haskell County
Texas, USA
Created by: N Roberts
Record added: Sep 24, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30031771
James Jeffery Jimmy Roberts
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James Jeffery Jimmy Roberts
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