Alice Marie Roberts


June 9, 1934 – November 6, 2019

Alice Marie Roberts, 85, of Empire, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019.

Marie was a member of New Canaan Baptist Church. She loved her family dearly and enjoyed attending family reunions and gatherings. One of her favorite hobbies was gardening and cutting her own grass. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.

Marie is preceded in death by her parents, Dock and Berta Johnson, and her husband, A. G. Roberts.

She is survived by her sons, Michael Roberts and Randy (Charlotte) Roberts; grandchildren, Brandi (Jason) Weston and Derrick (Whitley) Roberts; great-grandchild, Kiley Weston; sisters and brothers, Annelle Johnson, Linda Minarich, Wayne Johnson and Norris (Aileen) Johnson; and a host of loving nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held today, Nov. 8, 2019, from 10:30 until 11 a.m. at New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home, with funeral services beginning at 11 a.m. Burial will be at New Canaan Baptist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Ronnie Johnson will officiate.

New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home, Dora; 205-648-2323