La Grande, Union County, Oregon

La Grande Lady Called By Death Early In Morning

Mrs. A (America) Roberts passed on early this morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. A Parker, 2006 O Avenue. A host of friends, with her relatives, mourn her demise today.

The deceased was for eleven years a resident of La Grande. The remains are at the Bohnenkamp chapel, pending funeral arrangements.

Mrs. Roberts leaves seven children, Mrs. George Hill, La Grande; Mrs Abe Parker, La Grande; Mrs. Hiram weeks, Wallowa; Mrs Dora Dunn, Aberdeen, Washington; John Roberts, Yakima, Wash.; Will Roberts, Wa Ha, Idaho ?, and Frank Roberts, Baker. Her husband Samuel Roberts preceded her in death.

Mrs. A. (America) Roberts was the daughter of Abe and Emmaline Prow. America was John Prow’s sister.

La Grande Evening Observer, April 20, 1923, Front Page