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Doris Roberts

Doris Roberts, 92, of Greenville, Mo., passed away, Friday, June 23, 2017, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center. She was born Oct. 21, 1924, to the late, Shelton Dexter Williams and Mabel (Boster) Williams.

In addition to her parents, Doris is preceded in death by, her husband, Willis Roberts and one brother, Leo Williams.

She is survived by, one son, Carl Roberts of Mexico, Mo.; four daughters, Dona Ferguson of St. Ann, Mo.; Mabel Powers and her husband Clyde of Jefferson City, Mo.; Peggy Avetta and her husband Richard of Ferguson, Mo.; and Mary Cunningham and her husband Thomas of Greenville, Mo.; eight grandchildren, and many great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.

Doris dedicated her life to her family as a homemaker. She enjoyed reading, raising chickens and ducks, and killing rattlesnakes.

She was of the Baptist faith.

Visitation was held, Thursday, June 29, 2017, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Ruegg Funeral Home, Greenville, Mo. Services followed at 2:00 p.m. also at the Greenville Chapel. Online condolences can be made at

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