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Of Amherst, VA passed away, Monday,
September 30, 2013 at her home.
Born in Rocky Mount, NC, Mrs. Roberts was the daughter of the late Robert Weeks and Alma Woodruff Daughtridge. She was retired as an Intelligence Officer with the United States Department of Defense.
Surviving are her daughter, Carolyn Gene Roberts of Amherst; son, William Lynn Roberts of Sterling, VA; step-sons, Robert E. Alcock and James Alcock, both of Tyler, TX; granddaughter, Amanda Hollyfield of Cape Cod, MA; grandson, William Elliot Roberts of Sterling, former daughter-in-law, Renee Hollyfield of Sterling, special sisters-in-law, Mary L. Daughtridge of Rocky Mount, NC and Dr. Elizabeth Daughtridge of Ashville, NC; and numerous nieces and nephews all of whom she loved as her own.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, William Eugene Roberts, her second husband, Edward H. Alcock, siblings, Robert W. Daughtridge, Mabel D'Oria, Herman Daughtridge and Paul C. Daughtridge.
A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, October 4, 2013 in Rocky Mount Memorial Park, Rocky Mount, NC
In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to Centra Hospice, 3300 Rivermont Ave., Lynchburg, VA 24503
Arrangements have been entrusted to Driskill Funeral Chapel, Amherst.

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Published in The Washington Post on Oct. 2, 2013