May 27, 2017

Roberta D. Milner

Milner, Roberta D. (Deavers) of Hull, MA (formerly of Dallas, TX, Warren, OH and Bethel, OH), passed away May 27, 2017.


Roberta worked as a Chaplain for many years. She received her Associates Degree in Theology from Christ for the Nations Institute in Dallas, TX. Roberta was a spirit filled and a devoted follower of who loved sharing her faith with her family and friends. In her early years, she worked in the Teen Challenge Youth program in Tulsa, OK. She also spent time as a singer for the “Festival of Praise” choir based in Dallas. She was able to travel around the United States and visit many churches with the choral group. One of her life’s highlights was her trip to Jerusalem and Israel. She was fiercely independent and generous, especially with prayers. Family was the cornerstone of her life. She will be sadly missed, but never forgotten

Loving mother to Michael Milner and his wife Patty, formerly of Hull and Hingham, MA now residing in Ossining, NY and Rob Milner of North Charleston, SC. Dear grandmother to Kyle Milner of Charleston, SC, Chris Milner of Glendale, AZ, Kimberly Bailey of St. Louis, MO and Stephanie Milner of Fairfax, VA. Great-grandmother to Cole, Sarah, Evan and Clare Bailey, all of St. Louis, Missouri. She is also survived by many close in-laws whom she deeply cherished.

Funeral services were private. In memory of Roberta, please consider a donation in lieu of flowers to “Teen Challenge” (World Challenge Inc.; PO Box 260, Lindale TX 75771-9989)  or the Christ for the Nations Institute, 444 Fawn Ridge Dr., Dallas, TX 75224.