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Zuella Louise “Bo” Roberts


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Zuella Louise “Bo” Roberts, 94, of Amarillo, TX, passed away on Saturday, October 21, 2017, in Amarillo, TX.
Bo was born on the family cattle ranch near Endee, NM, to Claire Lavant Bowe, Sr. and Zula Rogers Bowe on April 10, 1923. She met Theodore (“Ted”) Roberts, at Highlands University, and they married on April 5, 1944. In 1953, they moved to Roswell and Ted was employed by First Baptist Church there. In 1997, they became residents of The Craig Retirement Center in Amarillo and were there 20+ years.
Bo is preceded in death by her husband, Theodore K. Roberts; parents, Claire & Zula Bowe; sister Zanella Bowe Fuqua, and brother C.L. Bowe, Jr.
She is survived by her daughter, Judy Roberts Wood Hooks, her husband RB; son, Daniel Kay Roberts, his wife, Mary; daughter, Karla Roberts Long, her husband, Ernest. Grandchildren include: Kimberly Wood Broadhurst; Coy Roberts, Cody Roberts, Kristi Roberts, Andy Luikens, Jamie Luikens Cross; Melany Long Pearce, Austin Long. Bo is also survived by 19 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd, Amarillo, TX 79109 (806-355-8156) on Thursday, Oct 26, from 7:00-8:00pm. The funeral service will be held Friday, October 27, 2017, at 10:00am in the Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel, with Rev. Howard Batson, Pastor of First Baptist Church Amarillo, officiating. Burial will follow at San Jon Cemetery in San Jon, NM, for the family following the services.
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