|Birth: ||Sep. 2, 1867|
|Death: ||Jan. 14, 1946|
Zerelda Catherine Roberts Mitchell died of Mitral Insuffiency (which contributed to her death as this was diagnosed 4 years prior to her death) and bronchial pneumonia (which she acquired 5 days prior to her death). she was 78 years old. She died at the home of her daughter, Mrs Josephine Maddox in Missouri. She was a resident of Plattsburg, Clinton County, Missouri.
She was the daughter of John Wesley Roberts, Jr. and Jane Ellen Barnett. She had 12 siblings: James Thomas Roberts (1864-1929), Edward Foster Roberts (1866-1944), Frances Jane Roberts (McQueen) 1869-1935), John Henry Roberts (1871-1937), William Delaney Roberts (1872-1947), Charles Jessie Roberts (1874-1950), Levi Wesley Roberts (1876-1946), Ransom Marion Roberts (1876-1946), George M. Roberts (1879-1935), David Milton Roberts (1880-1951), and Nancy Margaret Roberts (1883-1951).
She Married Wiliam Arthur Mitchell on March 28, 1889 in Clinton County, Missouri. To this union, they had 13 children: Elias 'Los" Mitchell (1890-1945), , Elonzo 'Lon" Mitchell (1892-1939), Sarah Eyleen 'Lini' Mitchell Morris (1893-1957), Nancy Josephine 'Jose' Mitchell 1895-1984), Bessie Lonie Migtchell (1897-1981), Elmetta 'Mett' Mitchell Heffner (1897-1982), Laura May Mitchell (1898-1899), Mary Adelphia Mitchell (1900-1983), Levi 'Jum' Marion Mitchell (1903-1980), Rosie Etaa Mitchell (1905-1964), Ivan Laverne Mitchell (1906-1906), and Charles Howard 'Bud' Mitchell (1908-1999).
She lived all her of life in Missouri, and she was a devoted wife, homemaker, and loving mother and grandmother.
Funeral services were held at the Frazier Baptist Church on Wednesday, January 16, 1946. The Rev. Albert Martin officiated the ceremony. The body was at the H.A. Sollins home in Gower proceeding the funeral. She was buried at the Frazier Cemetery in Buchanan County, Missouri
John Wesley Roberts (1841 - 1925)
Jane Ellen Barnett Roberts (1844 - 1919)
William Arthur Mitchell (1865 - 1951)
William Arthur Mitchell (1865 - 1951)*
Frances Elmetta Mitchell Heffner (1897 - 1982)*
James Thomas Roberts (1864 - 1932)*
Zerelda Catherine Roberts Mitchell (1867 - 1946)
Frances Jane Roberts McQueen (1869 - 1935)*
Note: d/o John Wesley and Jane Ellen (Barnett) Roberts
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Originally Created by: Jona Runyon
Record added: Feb 13, 2008
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Thinking of you great, great, grandmother.|
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