Gladys E. Roberts, of Lockhart, passed away on Feb. 3, 2013, at the age of 97 years. She was born Nov. 29, 1915.
Gladys was a lifelong resident of Lockhart. After attending school in Dale, Texas, she married Bob W. Roberts in July 1932; they had one son, Bobby Lee. Gladys went to work for Betty Brookes Industry at the age of 15, and worked there until she retired. She was an avid seamstress, hunter and gardener. She was the oldest of eight children born to John Medley and Della Day.
Gladys is survived by one sister, Kathryn Malson, of Katy; two grandchildren, Bobby Lynn Roberts, of San Marcos and Mary Jo Roberts West and husband, Billy, of Lockhart; five great-grandchildren; ten great-great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at 2:30 p.m. at Bunton Cemetery in Dale, Texas.
Arrangements under the care and guidance of McCurdy Funeral Home, 105 E. Pecan, Lockhart, Texas 78644, (512) 398-4791.