Roberta Miles, 79, of McLeansboro, formerly of Harrisburg, passed away on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, at the home of her son in McLeansboro.
Roberta was born on February 12, 1933, in Harrisburg to the late Oscar and Pearl Beatrice (Perkins) Miller. On Sept. 27, 1952, she married Robert Eugene Miles and he preceded her in death May 25, 2012. Roberta was a homemaker.
Surviving family members include three sons, Steve (Cheryl) Miles of Riverton, Earl (Sherrie) Miles of Harrisburg, Alan (Patti) Miles of McLeansboro; two daughters, Teresa (David) Golden of McLeansboro, Lisa (Michael) Roberson of Hudson, Ky.; brother, Ed (Maggie) Miller of Harrisburg; sister Annabelle (Paul) Simmons of Odesa, Mo.; sister-in-law, Pat Miller of Harrisburg; eight grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and 17 nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Robert Miles and brother, Curtis Miller.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, at Reed Funeral Chapel in Harrisburg. The Rev. Robert "Bud" Sefried and Rev. Steve Nyberg will officiate. Burial will follow in Sunset Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4 at Reed Funeral Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Condolences may be sent to the family through the obituary page of www.reedfuneralchapel.com