Vernettra Louise Roberts
FUNERAL HOME
Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc.
2959 West 11th Avenue
Gary, IN
Vernettra Louise Roberts age 72 of Gary, IN passed away on Sunday, July 25, 2020. She was a 1966 graduate of Froebel High School. Vernettra worked for U.S. Steel for 30 years, and was a member of Bethlehem AME Zion Church. Vernettra is survived by husband Dorwine Roberts; daughter, Danyale Smith of Indianapolis, IN; granddaughter Gabryale Parks of Indianapolis, IN. Visitation Wednesday August 5, 2020 from 9:00 -11:00 a.m. with family hour from10:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m. with funeral services to follow at 11:00a.m. all services at the Guy & Allen Chapel 2959 West 11th Avenue. Interment Oak Hill Cemetery.


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Published by Post-Tribune on Aug. 2, 2020.
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5
Visitation
9:00a.m. - 11:00a.m.
Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc.
2959 West 11th Avenue, Gary, IN
Aug
5
Calling hours
10:00a.m. - 11:00a.m.
Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc.
2959 West 11th Avenue, Gary, IN
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5
Funeral service
11:00a.m.
Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc.
2959 West 11th Avenue, Gary, IN
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18 Entries
Rest in Peace lovely Lady with a warm heart and spirit, eloquent and poised lady who will be missed. To the Family she will always be in our hearts and mind.
Benita Rhymes
Friend
August 6, 2020
Dorwine, May you and your family find comfort and peace at this time of your sorrow.
Paulette
August 6, 2020
Rest in Heaven Mrs. Vernettra!❤❤
Lady
August 5, 2020
I extend my condolences to Dorwine and our extended family, in the loss of Vernettra; truly a unique spirit and special cousin to my mother. May Vernettra's spirit eternally abide within the arms of our Lord and Savior.
Lontay Adkins
Family
August 5, 2020
Ms. Vernettra im going to miss working with u the laughs, the talks, the work we do for the church. Ill miss u sitting in your seat and singing with us when church opens back up. To the Terry and Roberts family I love yall u know who u are. Mr. Dorian, Daniel, and Gabby love yall to and will be praying. RIP my friend.
Ernestine Foster
August 5, 2020
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. I will keep you in pray Dorwine.
Floyd & Betty Kirkendall
Denver, Co.
Floyd Kirkendall Jr.
Family
August 5, 2020
In loving memory of a wonderful woman. We will love you and miss you always.
Garron Lewis
Family
August 4, 2020
We will miss your bright smile and your spirituality. Vernettra RIP. Dorwine May God give you peace!!
Altheria Thomas Sweezer
Family
August 4, 2020
Mr & Mrs.Darrell Taylor
Friend
August 3, 2020
Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you today and always.
Love,
Tracy Moore
Tracy Moore
Family
August 3, 2020
Lowery Bogee
August 3, 2020
In loving memory of a wonderful person. I will love you and miss you always.
Jo Ann Champtal
Friend
August 3, 2020
Ernestine Foster
Friend
August 3, 2020
August 2, 2020
to Dorwine ,Danyale,Gaybryale,Vera(Patty)Brenda, Angie,
Delvert,Patty Cake,Sandra ,Zimma and all of her cousins:Vernettra was my beautiful friend.She has been a part of my life for many years.She loved her family and friends.She loved her people.Vernettra believed
BLACK LIVES MATTER before it became popular.Vernettra knew how to love.She always acknowledged her love for Jesus.Although her death has made us very sad,we must all be grateful for having this beautiful soul in our lives for so many years.








Tommie(Scott)Thomas
Friend
August 2, 2020
Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. May God give you peace, comfort and strength as you trust Him during this difficult time.
With sincere condolences,
Vivian Moore Jones,
Coahoma, MS
(Vernettra’s cousin)
August 2, 2020
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
Albert Chester Jr.
Classmate
July 31, 2020
Once again Froebel chain has been broken by a truely beautiful and loving soul. I was shocked to see of her passing on today and pray for her spouse daughter and granddaughter that she loved with all her heart. I pray in the days ahead that God grant each of you peace.
Myrtle Mateen
Classmate
July 30, 2020
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