Juanita M. Roberts, 81, Fillmore, MO

Published 07/07 2014 09:16AM

Updated 07/07 2014 09:17AM

Juanita M. Roberts, 81, Fillmore, MO passed from this life on Friday, July 4, 2014 at her home in Fillmore. She was born in Holt County, MO on May 21, 1933 to Andrew & Grace (Miller) Whitlock.

Juanita was a very giving person who loved her family and would do anything for them. She was raised on a farm and lived on a farm for many years. She was a housewife but also worked as a clerk for Shop and Hop for 25 years.

Survivors include her husband James D. Roberts of the home; two sons, David & Heather Roberts of Fillmore, MO, and Dennis Roberts of Fillmore; three daughters, Janice & Ted Paxson of St. Joseph, Linda & Mike Stump of Hopkins, MO, and Susan Crist of St. Joseph; one brother, James Whitlock of St. Joseph, 11 grandchildren, and 15 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, son, Steven Roberts, grandson, James Victor Paxson, five brothers, and two sisters.

Celebration of Life will be 10:00 AM Monday, July 7, 2014 at Breit–Hawkins Funeral Home in Savannah, MO. Interment will be at St. John’s Cemetery in Amazonia, MO. Public visitation and family receiving hours 1 to 3 PM Sunday July 6, 2014 at Breit – Hawkins Funeral Home, Savannah, Missouri.
Memorials may be sent to Hands of Hope Hospice.

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