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Celebration of Life Service for Marcelyn Roberts, 64, of Enid, will be 2:00 PM, Monday, October 23, 2017, at Enid First Assembly of God Church with Rev. Dan Barrick and Rev. Bob Cheek officiating.
Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery, with arrangements by Anderson-Burris Funeral Home.
Visitation for family and friends will be Sunday from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM, at the funeral home.
Marcelyn was born October 23, 1952, in Enid, to James Ivan and Mildred (Crowe) Millemon, and passed away Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at her home.
Marcelyn was raised and attended school in Pond Creek. On August 18, 1969, she married the love of her life Newt Roberts and they made their home in Sublette, Kansas.
They later moved to Enid, where she worked and co-owned with husband Newt, K&O Construction & Supply Company. She also worked 12 years at Willow Store, where she developed a close relationship with owners Moe & Lila Nazanne, calling him her brother.
She was a member of Enid First Assembly of God Church for over 30 years, where she sang in the choir, and was a foster parent to many foster children throughout the years.
Marcelyn enjoyed sewing, baking, crocheting, music, and traveling the world. She loved and collected porcelain dolls.
Marcelyn was a loving and devoted wife of 48 years, mother, and grandmother.
Marcelyn is survived by her husband Newt Roberts; two sons, Lee Roberts and wife Janet of Wakita, and Tracy Roberts and Gina of Hillsdale; six grandchildren, Kristina Wahl (Kurt), Lee Roberts II (Norma), Kyle Roberts, Shaelee Culver (Kyle), Cody Roberts, and Marissa Roberts; seven great-grandchildren; brother, James Millemon II of Enid; and caregivers Denise and Alex Padilla and family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, sister Malinda Gibson, and brother Roy Millemon.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Missions in Peru.
Published on October 20, 2017
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