OBITUARY: Florence Roberson
Florence Roberson of Mounds, Oklahoma went to her Heavenly home on June 30, 2020 at 80 years of age. She was born June 25, 1940 to Marshall and Ollie (Marshall) Allen at home in Sapulpa, Oklahoma.
Florence attended Sapulpa Public School and went on to be a healthcare provider and nurse’s aide, she loved caring for and helping people.
She met the love of her life, Floyd Roberson, and the two were married February 7, 1957 in Sapulpa, Oklahoma and just celebrated 63 years of marriage. Together they raised Floyd Lee Roberson, Jr., Loretta Marie Roberson, Mark Otis Roberson, Joel Roberson, Jack Lee Roberson, Lanzetta Marie (Roberson) Smith, Angie Roberson, Roger “Butter” Roberson and Shirley Roberson. Their home was always open to everyone and raised many children in their home, it did not matter if they were bioloiocally theirs or not, because in their hearts, they were all their children. She loved gardening, helping her husband on their property in Mounds and loved spending time with family and friends.
She is survived by her loving husband of 63 years, Floyd Roberson, one daughter; Lanzetta Smith and husband George of Sapulpa, two sons; Mark Roberson of Tulsa and Floyd Roberson, Jr. of Texas; four sisters; Louise Bell of Tulsa, Charity Allen of Sapulpa, Hattie Knox of Sapulpa and Cookie Brown of Depew, one brother; Roy Allen of Mounds as well a host of grandchildren,, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives.
She was preceded by Jack Roberson, Loretta Roberson, Marshall Tyrone Roberson, May Bell Pruitt, Mable Lee Allen, DeEtta Roberson, Floyd Allen, Pie D. Allen, along with other numerous family members.
Florence will be greatly missed by her family, friends and all who knew and loved her.