December 17, 1928 ~ January 28, 2012
Eldora Elizabeth Roberts, 83, died Saturday January 28, 2012 at Penick Village.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday January 31st in the Chapel of Transfiguration at Penick Village. Burial will follow at Pinelawn Memorial Park.
Born December 17, 1928 in Idaho Falls, Idaho she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Goldie Freid Erickson and wife of the late George H. Roberts.
Ellie was a stewardess for Trans World Airlines, a member of the Silver Foils, a scratch golfer and an avid bridge player.
She is survived by three daughters, Debbie Helms and husband, Raymond of Morrisville, Leslie Escue and husband, Steve, Stephanie Hill and husband, Brian of Charlotte, fifteen grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Penick Village.
Memorials may be made to Charlotte United Christian Academy, 7640 Wallace Road, Charlotte, NC 28212 or to The Penick Village Foundation, P. O. Box 2001, Southern Pines, NC 28388.