age 67, of Pevely, Missouri, formerly of St. Louis, Missouri, passed away Sunday, April 7, 2019 at her home. She was born September 1, 1951 in St. Louis, Missouri, the daughter of the late Dorothy I. (nee Drummonds) and Bernard E. Nicolas, Sr.
She is survived by her husband of 49 years John R. Roberts, Jr.; daughter Dione F. (Earl Thomas) Pashia of Festus; son John R. Roberts, III of Pevely; sisters Jeanne L. Nicolas of St. Louis, Cheryl F. (Craig) Steward of Arnold, Missouri, and Teresa I. (Albert) Grimes of Cumberland, Tennessee; brothers Bernard E. (Bernice) Nicolas, Jr. of St. Louis, Terry B. (Gloria) Nicolas of St. Louis, and Steven M. (Jackie) Nicolas of Catawissa, Missouri; grandchildren Christopher Roberts, Nicole Pashia, Luke Roberts, Levi Roberts, and Ty Pashia; and a great-grandson Aiden Roderique.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by a brother Daniel E. Nicolas.
She was a member of Windsor Baptist Church in Imperial, Missouri, and a former member of Emmanuel Baptist Church of DeSoto where she taught Sunday school classes for 22 years. She loved sewing, crocheting, and camping, and was passionate about loving her family and serving her lord.
Visitation 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at Vinyard Funeral Home in Festus. Funeral services 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at the funeral home, officiated by Pastor Rich Grayson. Interment in St. Trinity Cemetery in Lemay, Missouri. Memorials in her memory are preferred to the American Lung Association.