The funeral service will be conducted at 4:00 P.M., Friday, August 12, 2016, at Mt. Pleasant/Travelers Rest C.M.E. Church, 315 Norris Street, Montezuma, Georgia. The Reverend Sidney Kendrick, pastor, will officiate. Interment will follow at Champ Waters Cemetery, Montezuma, Georgia.
On Sunday, August 7, 2016 Kendra was called into the presence of the Lord. She was born February 8, 1989 in Orlando, Florida to the parentage of Willie Roberts and the late Hellen Davis Roberts. Kendra was a beautiful, friendly and humble young lady. She dreamed of one day becoming a model she was a friend to all and loved to share her love with others. She had a warm smile and a giving heart, and pampered everyone’s children. She was preceded in death by her mother, Hellen Davis Roberts and a sister, Shelvia Roberts. At a young age, Kendra accepted Christ as her personal Savior. She was a member of Mt. Pleasant/Travelers Rest C.M.E. Church in Montezuma, Georgia and served along with her family. She attended the Macon County School System in Montezuma, Georgia. Kendra was employed at Kohl’s Warehouse in Macon, Georgia.
Kendra’s memories will forever be cherished by: a devoted father Willie Frank Roberts (Angela), Warner Robins, Georgia; four siblings, Thawanda Johnson (Fred), Warner Robins, Georgia, Kyle Roberts, Warner Robins, Georgia, Kiara Leach and Keyunte Leach, both of Atlanta, Georgia; grandfather, John Tookes (Bessie), Montezuma, Georgia; great grandmother, Beatrice Roberts, Montezuma, Georgia; three nieces and nephews, Sametra Rogers, Samuel Rogers, and Jeonee Rogers; three great nieces and nephews, who called her “Te-Te,” Zha’Kurrius Johnson, Kha’liyah Rogers, and Brielle Frasier; aunts and uncles, Brenda Ellis, Garry Roberts (Jacky), Alfonzo Roberts, Helen Journey Walters (Johnny)and Phillip Journey, all of Montezuma, Georgia, Edmond Journey, Macon, Georgia, Cynthia Dunlap (Sylvester), Pine Mountain, Georgia, John Tookes Jr., Savannah, Georgia, Cussetta Journey, Charlie Journey, both of Oglethorpe, Georgia, Bobby Journey, Americus, Georgia, Joseph Journey, Fort Valley, Georgia, Quincey (Tiffany), Byron, Georgia; Carrie Davis, Newark, New Jersey, Willie Davis (Caretha), Atlanta, Georgia, J.B. Davis (Coretta), Jacksonville, Florida, and a host of other relatives and many friends.