Josephine and Elias Roberts were united in marriage on March 15, 1953 in Hugo, OK. She was a homemaker and a very loving wife, mother, and grandmother. Josephine was a member of White Sands Methodist Church, Valliant. She enjoyed reading her Bible, sewing, collecting pictures and watching sports.She was preceded in death by her parents, Stewart and Evaline Bohanan Wade; and one infant sister.Josephine leaves to cherish her memory her husband of fifty-five years, Elias Roberts, of the home; nine children, Evelyn Kaye Tom & husband Nicholas of Phenix City, AL, Donna Rodriquez & husband Domingo, Wright City, Virginia McClesky & husband Melvin 'Jack', Wright City, Elias Jr. Roberts & wife Phyllis Ann, Broken Bow, Marvin Roberts & friend Lisa Roberts, Broken Bow, Barbara Giddens & husband Willie B, Broken Bow; Faye Anna & husband Wayne, Wright City; Betty Crosby & husband Willard, Calera, OK, and Ricky Roberts of Amarillo, TX; three brothers, Jacob Bohanan & wife Trudy, Lawrence, KS, Roosevelt Wade & wife Vicky, Broken Bow, and Cornellus Wade, Lawton, OK; twenty six grandchildren; special granddaughter, Crystal Tom; twenty six great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.Services will be held at 2:00 PM., Tuesday, May 13, 2008 at White Sands Methodist Church, Valliant. Bro. Wayne Anna and Bro. Luke Battiest will officiate. Interment will follow in Slater Memorial Cemetery. \nTo send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Jo Roberts, please visit our floral store.