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Roberta Inez Burroughs

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Roberta Inez Burroughs Obituary

Roberta Inez Burroughs, 91, of Marysville, CA, and widow of Gerald W. Oakes and William E. Burroughs passed away on January 28, 2017 at Beaufort Memorial Hospital, Beaufort, SC.

Roberta was born in Shamrock, OK on May 13, 1925 to the late Willis Powell and Faye Hill Powell.

She moved to California during her high school years and graduated from Benicia High School where she played in the band.

She moved to the Yuba-Sutter area in her 20's, where she was active in many organizations. She had been a member of Peach Tree Country Club where she loved to play golf. She was active in many local churches. She loved to watch tennis, horse racing and the Little League World Series.

She is survived by her son; Terry D. Oakes (Tomi) of Marysville, CA, her daughter, Sue Coulter of Hardeeville, SC; her stepson, Michael Burroughs of Marysville, CA; her stepdaughters, MaryAnn Peterson of Rio Vista, CA and Lindee Burroughs of Reno, NV; her grandchildren, Jennifer (Will) Jimerson, Becky (Billy) Burch, Tara (Autumn) S. Coulter, Jessica (Jason) Imes, Heather (Shun) Duckworth, Christopher Oakes and Will Peterson; great grandchildren, Nathan and Brady Jimerson, Lilly and Ellie Burch, Iakona Smith-Coulter and Jackson and Addison Duckworth.

Funeral services will be at Sierra View Memorial Park on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 10 am in the chapel.

Arrangements are under the direction of Sierra View Mortuary, (530) 742-6951

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Published in Appeal Democrat from Feb. 3 to Feb. 4, 2017
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