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Gloria May Roberts

Obituary for Gloria May Roberts

September 2, 1923 - October 20, 2017
Sarasota, Florida | Age 94

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Gloria May Roberts
Gloria May Bullock Roberts, 94, passed away October 20, 2017 in Sarasota, FL.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at the Cheatham Hill Memorial Park, 1861 Dallas Road, Marietta, GA 30064.
She was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA. She graduated from the Philadelphia High School for Girls, attended business school, and was employed by the SKF ball bearing company until marrying her husband of 60 years, James A. Roberts. The family resided in Marietta, GA for over 40 years.
Gloria spent countless hours at her sewing machine altering clothes for neighbors and friends. She was very artistic, applying her talents to many media including painting, silversmithing, and needlework. She taught typing to children in the neighborhood and was a Girl Scout leader.
She is proceeded in death by her husband, James A Roberts, and daughter, Joan Ellen Coffman.
She is survived by her daughter, Nancy Gorski (Thomas) of Sarasota, FL and son-in-law Robert Coffman of Leesburg, Alabama; 5 grandchildren, Jennifer Schubiger of Gainesville, GA, Keith Harrelson of Braselton, GA, Stacy Bridges of Hendersonville, TN, Denise Liberi of Melbourne, FL, Christopher Gorski of Washington D.C. and 11 great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her honor may be made to The Philadelphia Museum of Art (www.philamuseum.org) PO Box 7646 Philadelphia, PA 19101-7646.

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