The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

Obituaries

November 18, 2013

Connie Roberts

Published 11-18-13

ENID, OK — Graveside service for Connie Roberts is 10 a.m. Wednesday, November 20, 2013, at Memorial Park Cemetery. Chaplain Gary Miller will officiate. Arrangements are under direction of Henninger-Hinson Funeral Home.

Connie came into this world September 19, 1937, in Enid, OK, at Bass Baptist Hospital and passed away at Integris Bass Baptist Health Center November 15, 2013.

She was raised on a farm outside of Jet and enjoyed helping her father with wheat harvest and baling hay. She enjoyed spending time at the lake and took pride in caring for her family.

She attended Jet grade school in the 1940s and graduated from Jet High School in 1955. She then moved to Enid to attend Enid Business College and later Autry Vo-Tech to further her career.

She had a fruitful career and worked for Wesley W. McClannahan as a legal assistant, George E. Failing Company, Pekrul Manor, Farmers Insurance, Gwen’s Sewing Center and Huffman Real Estate, where she was the secretary for Bob Huffman until he passed away. She was a homemaker and mother and later sold Avon products and ended her career with 10 years of service at Advance Food.

She married her best friend, Gary Gene Roberts, August 21, 1960, and has raised their family and extended family in North Enid, OK, since the early 1960s.

She is survived by her husband Gary; sister, Judy Brown; brother, Edwin Huffman; daughters, Anita Cole and Kim Miller; grandson, Jason Chambers; granddaughter, Rebecca Schmidt; and three great-grandchildren.

Condolences may be made to the family at  www.enidwecare.com.

(Submitted by family)

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