Submitted by: T.D.
Neff S. Roberts a resident of Durant, Oklahoma passed from this life on Monday, May 9, 2016 at the age of 88 years 4 months and 5 days. He was born in Durant, Oklahoma to James Clarence and Mary D. (Straton) Roberts on Wednesday, January 4, 1928. Neff married Johnnie B. Murphree in Durant, Oklahoma on August 20, 1961.
Neff served his country proudly first in the United States Marines from 1945-1947 then in the United States Air Force from 1951-1955. He was a Dispatcher and Permit Clerk with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol for many years.
Mr. Roberts is survived by his sister, Mary R. Carey and husband James of Irving, Texas; sisters-in-law, Grace Murphee of Durant, Oklahoma and Jennie Roberts of Hugo, Oklahoma; nephews, Rex Carey of Shreveport, Louisiana, Robert Carey of Cornith, Texas, Larry McGraw of Albuquerque, New Mexico, and Lee Stepp of Hugo, Oklahoma; nieces, Cindee Roberts of Hugo, Oklahoma, Debbie Taylor of Irving, Texas, Shirley Slade and family of Durant, Oklahoma, Diana Roberts of Hugo, Oklahoma and Carolyn K. Johnson and husband Roy and family of Durant, Oklahoma.
Mr. Roberts was preceded in death by his parents, James and Mary Roberts; wife, Johnnie Roberts; and brother, Don Roberts.
A Graveside Service will be held at 2:00 PM Thursday, May 12, 2016 at the Highland Cemetery Pavilion with Rev. James Robinson officiating.
Family and friends may send online condolences and view tributes at www.holmescoffeymurray.com.
Services are under the direction of Holmes-Coffey-Murray Funeral Home, Durant, Oklahoma.
This page was updated: Wednesday, 07-Mar-2018 20:27:31 CST
This site may be freely linked, but not duplicated in any way without consent.
All rights reserved! Commercial use of material within this site is prohibited!
© 2000-2020 Oklahoma Cemeteries
The information on this site is provided free for the purpose of researching your genealogy. This material may be freely used by non-commercial entities, for your own research, as long as this message remains on all copied material. The information contained in this site may not be copied to any other site without written "snail-mail" permission. If you wish to have a copy of a donor's material, you must have their permission. All information found on these pages is under copyright of Oklahoma Cemeteries. This is to protect any and all information donated. The original submitter or source of the information will retain their copyright. Unless otherwise stated, any donated material is given to Oklahoma Cemeteries to make it available online. This material will always be available at no cost, it will always remain free to the researcher.