Obituary – Roberts, Andrea “Bird” (Simon)

Class of 1964

1964 Maroon SpotlightAndrea "Bird" Simon
Andrea “Bird” Simon

Football Queen 61-62; Home Room Sec. 61-62; Student Council 61-62; Band Assembly 61-62; Band Ensemble 61-62; Band 61-64; Jr. Class Pres. 62-63; Home Room Treas. 62-63; F.T.A. 62-63; Spanish Assembly 61-62; Jr. Play 62-63; Speech Assembly 62-63; Band Treas. 62-63; Girls’ State 63-64; Office Staff 63-64; Annual Staff 63-64.

Andrea “Bird” (Simon) Roberts

July 3, 1946 – June 15, 1997

Bird Roberts, 50, died unexpectedly at about 7:40 p.m. Sunday; June 15, 1997 at her home at 911 Wakefield.

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the First United Methodist church. Father Bill Powell, pastor of St. Mark’s Episcopal church of Perry, will officiate. Arrangements are under direction of Brown Funeral home. A memorial has been established to benefit Feed The Children.

Mrs. Roberts was born July 3, 1946 in Oklahoma City and was the daughter of Dr. Bill and Louise Simon.

She was a graduate of Perry high school and attended Northern Oklahoma college.

In 1990, she and Dean Roberts were married. She had operated Bird’s Real Estate, was owner-operator of Bird’s Beauty Shop for 25 years and she and her husband owned and operated D&B Garage Doors.

In addition to her husband, of the home, survivors include one daughter and son-in-law, Dena and Roger Rudd, Stillwater; four sons and three daughters-in-law, Clay Briegge, Perry, Todd and Shannon Roberts, Olathe, KS, Wade and Pam Roberts, Guymon, and Craig and Angie Roberts, Oklahoma City; one brother, Bill Simon Jr., Perry; and eight grandchildren.