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Vera Mae Roberson

March 28, 1939 — January 29, 2023



Mrs. Vera Mae Roberson, age 83 of Boaz, Alabama, died on Sunday, January 29, 2023, at her residence.


Funeral service will be held at Two o’clock pm on Wednesday, February 1, 2023 at the McRae Chapel with Rev. Fred Nichols, Rev. Ricky Roberson & Rev. Nellon Smith officiating. Interment will follow in the Walls Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 12:00 pm until 2:00 pm at the funeral home.


Mrs. Roberson was born in Alabama on March 28, 1939, to Earnest Delbert, Sr. & Eula Pearl Manning Potter. She was retired from the H.D. Lee Plant.


Mrs. Roberson is survived by her Husband of 63 years: Robert L. “Shorty” Roberson, Sr. of Boaz. Children: Cynthia & Bruce Holcomb, Phil & Debbie Roberson, Renee` & D`Wayne Franks, Tim & Kay Roberson, Robby & Cheryl Roberson all of Boaz. A host of Grandchildren & Great Grandchildren. Brothers: Earnest Potter, Jr. of Boaz, Charles Potter of Cullman, Gary Potter of Huntsville. Sister: Judy Massengill of South Carolina. Best Friends: Brother & Sister Billy Blancett, Charlene Gillilan, Barbara Franks, Boaz Senior Center.

Special Thanks to: Rehab Select of Albertville, Marshall Medical Center South, Shepherd’s Cove Hospice.


Pallbearers will be John Holcomb, Cameron Boyd, Michael Croft, Eran Franks, Alex Roberson, Aaron Richards, Trent Roberson, Luke Roberson.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Kevin Roberson, Ryan Hunt.


Mrs. Roberson was preceded in death by her Parents: Earnest Delbert Potter, Sr. & Eula Pearl Potter. Brothers: J.B. Potter, James Potter. Sister: Ruth Casey.


Lord, may I make a difference in all I do

The words I say and the actions I take.

Lord, may I glorify you

That you might be pleased with me.

I love you Lord and my family

Thank you Lord for my 83 years

Precious in the sight of the LORD is the death of his saints. Psalms 116:15


In Lieu of Flowers Donations to the Alabama Kidney Foundation.

256 Riverchase Parkway East Suite 106  Hoover, Al. 35244

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