Roberta Mitchell Mounce, age
76, of Somerset, passed from this life on Monday, August 8,
2016, at her home.
Roberta was born in the home of
her parents, Grayson “Pete” and Wanda Fitzgerald Mitchell, on
March 10, 1940, in the Slate Branch Community.
She married Elmo Mounce on October 5,
1957, in Lafayette, Georgia.
Roberta enjoyed flower gardening, and
reading, especially her Bible.
She enjoyed singing and serving as a
Sunday School teacher.
Roberta loved her children and
She was a member of Love Divine Baptist
She is survived by her husband,
Bro. Elmo Mounce; her son, Rick (and Donna) Mounce, of
Cincinnati; her daughter, Teresa (and Scot) Dalton, of Sycamore
Township, Ohio; her son-in-law, Paul Goodin, of Somerset; her
brothers, Brent Wayne (and Carrie) Mitchell, of Illinois, and
Jim (and Beverly) Mitchell, of Somerset; her sisters, Inez
Owens, of Ferguson, Lela (and Bill) Myers, of the Slate Branch
Community, and Elsie Roberts, of the Oak Hill Community; her
brother-in-law, Allen Mayfield, of the Slate Branch Community;
her sisters-in-law, Sylvia Mitchell, of Somerset, Opal Shouse,
of Jackson, and Brenda Mitchell, of Somerset; her grandchildren,
Jennifer (and Pat) Bastin, Christina Mounce, Amber Mounce, Erika
Mounce, Sara (and Matthew) Chumbley and Andrew Inabnitt; and her
great-grandchildren, Alex, Hannah, Abigail, Gracie, Hayden,
Lillian and Julie.
Preceding Roberta in death are
her parents; her daughter, Tamara Goodin; her brothers, Luther,
Russell, Eugene, Norton and Roy Mitchell; and her sister, Lula
Visitation will be Thursday,
August 11, 2016, after 6:00 p.m., in Southern Oaks Funeral Home
Funeral services will be held
on Friday, August 12, 2016, at 11:00 a.m., in Southern Oaks
Funeral Home Chapel, with Bro. Vestal Meece and Bro. David Dykes
Burial will be in the Malvin Hill
In lieu of flowers, the family
requests donations made to Love Divine Baptist Church, 2890 N.
Hwy. 1247, Somerset, KY 42503.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is
in charge of arrangements.