Funeral services for Mrs. Vivian Pauline Roberts, 89, of
McMinnville, TN, will be held at 3 P.M. on Friday, February 26,
2016, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Rob Draper Memorial
Cemetery in the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 1 P.M. until
time of services.
She passed away on Wednesday, February 24, 2016, at
Webb House in McMinnville, TN.
She was born September 30, 1926, in Jackson County, TN,
to the late Herbert Baugh Smith and Ara Chaffin Smith. On
March 16, 1946, she was married to the late Ray Douglas
Roberts. She was a homemaker, and a member of the Church
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded
in death by 1 Son: Timothy Roberts; 1 Daughter: Jane Ann
Roberts; 2 Brothers: Roy and Ralph Smith; and 3 Sisters:
Evelyn New, Christine Johnson, and Roslyn Smith.
Survivors include her Children and Spouses: Mike (Gayle)
Roberts of McMinnville, TN, Donna Dowell of McMinnville, TN,
Paul (Ann) Roberts of McMinnville, TN, and Jennifer (Jimmy)
Boring of Memphis, TN; 13 Grandchildren: Mary Heath Roberts
of McMinnville, TN, Andrew Baugh (Erika) Roberts of Memphis,
TN, Mark Anthony (Stephanie) Dowell of Atlanta, GA, David
Douglas (Erica) Dowell of Louisville, KY, Dustin Roberts
(Caroline) Dowell of Indianapolis, IN, Rachel Katherine (Tim)
Kohler of Nashville, TN, Paul Douglas (Brittany) Roberts of
Nashville, TN, Anne-Claire Roberts of Nashville, TN, Joshua
Michael (Cristen) Roberts of Nashville, TN, Jodi Beth (Brent)
Habermon of Memphis, TN, James Jacob Boring of Memphis,
TN, Justin Roberts Boring of Memphis, TN, and Jackson
Douglas Boring of Memphis, TN; 17 Great Grandchildren; 1
Sister: Betty Law of Cookeville, TN; 1 Brother: H.B. (Mai) Smith
of Cookeville, TN; and 1 Daughter-in-Law: Mary Jane Roberts
Owens of Memphis, TN.
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