Life Story / Obituary
Dora Roberts, age 89 of Scotts, MI passed away August 1, 2017. Dora was born April 11, 1928 in Parkville, MI. She was the daughter of the late Earnest and Marilda (Hopkins) Coffinger. Dora spent most of her life on the family dairy farm that she, her husband and kids ran. She had a 4300 chicken coop that she maintained and gathered eggs while having an egg route in town. She also worked various jobs off the farm as well. Her biggest pleasure in life was her family. Dora’s also loved embroidering, sewing, gardening, cooking, and canning.
Dora is survived by her three children: Rita (Butch) McClish, Frank (Susan) Roberts, and Bernice (Dale) Bush; grandchildren: Chuck McClish, Sherri (Jeff) Daughtry, Cricket McClish, Rick (Carla) McClish, Robin (Joe) Peck, Michelle (Troy) Decker-Darnell, August (Tracy) Roberts, Ted (Devon) Roberts, James (Kristy) Hahn, Hope (Tim) Toney, Mathew (Rachel) Cartwright, and Adam Cartwright; great grandchildren: Amanda, Katie, Ben, Joe, Daniel, Nathan, Levi, Chelsea, Wyatt, Trevor, Cassidy, Maycce, JJ, Tyler, Tristin, Tehya, Jackson, Hunter, Leeland, Harleigh, Amelia, Cam, Doug, and Hailey; great great grandchildren: Brantley, Montgomery, Harper, Cooper, Blake, and Marley. She is also survived by her sister: Theresa Huntington and several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Ted Roberts; daughter Cindy Hahn; son-in-law Doug Hahn; brother Norm Coffinger; sister Sally Terry; brother-in-law Dale Roberts and grandson-in-law BJ Decker and parents: Earnest Marilda (Hopkins) Coffinger.
There will be a private family service at the North Fulton Cemetery. There will be a memorial service Scheduled at a later date
The family is being assisted by the Life Story Funeral Home, 409 S. Main, Vicksburg (269-649-1697).