Emily P. Roberts

Emily P. Roberts, 85, of Providence, passed away Monday November 13, 2017 at her home. She was the wife of the late Eugene L. Roberts. Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late J. Nathaniel and Madeline (Haskins) Adams. Mrs. Roberts was an accounting clerk for Nynex before retiring. She was an avid bingo player. She leaves one daughter, Toni Ellen Roberts of Pawtucket, one son, Eugene L. Roberts, Jr. of Delaware, six grandchildren, Danita, Christopher, Erin, Eugene, III., Kelci and Aleah, Four great grandchildren, one sister, Madeline Mabray and many nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Rebecca, J. Lafayette, Charles, Mary, Pauline, James, Henry and Virginia. Her funeral and visitation will be held on Saturday, November 18, 2017  at 11:00 AM in the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a service to follow at 12:00 PM. Burial will be private.