Viewing and visitation for Viola “VI” Roberts, 89 died Friday, August 11, 2017 in Lubbock; Will begin 10 AM-8PM, Monday August 14, 2017 at Broadway Funeral Directors. Services for Ms. Roberts will be at 10 A.M. Tuesday August 15, 2017 in The Chapel at Broadway Funeral Directors. Burial will follow immediately in The City of Lubbock Cemetery under the direction of Broadway Funeral Directors.
“VI” was born June 17, 1928 in Seymour, Texas to Robert and Eva Curry. She was a homemaker, she had a passion for reading, watching television and visiting her friends in the Slaton Nursing Home. She loved to walk and often being accompanied by her dog.
She is preceded in death by a granddaughter Jerri Jean Burnworth on July 30, 2015
Those left to cherish her memory are two sons Grady L. Graves, Jr. and Jerry Graves both of Slaton; Daughter Jan Dyer of Lubbock; Seven grandchildren, Seven great grandchildren; A host of nieces and nephews.