FATHER OF TEN CHILDREN DEAD
Philip M. Roberts Passes Away at Home of Daughter, Mrs. John Skillern
Philip M. Roberts, a native of Tennessee, a farmer by occupation
and for several years a resident of Idaho, died at the home of his
daughter, Mrs. John Skillern, 1805 North Tenth Street, yesterday
morning. The deceased had reached the age of 77 years. He was a member
of the Masonic lodge of Soddy, Tenn.
He leaves 10 living children who are Mrs. John Skillern, of Boise; Mrs.
Oscar Kaneaster, Mrs. Howard and R. B. Roberts of Twin Falls; Mrs. J. O.
Jordan of Boise, William Roberts, Rev. John T. Roberts of North
Carolina, Mrs. Arch Buie of Florida, Mrs. W. P. Hayes and Joseph Roberts
The funeral will take place this afternoon from the residence of Mrs.
Skillern, 1805 North tenth Street, Rev. Charles Chalfant will conduct
The Statesman, Boise, Idaho, March 22, 1908