Roberta L. Haley

  • Born: November 20, 1953
  • Died: September 20, 2019
  • Location: Alexandria, Virginia

Greene Funeral Home

814 Franklin Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

Tel. (703) 549-0089

Tribute & Message From The Family


On Friday September 20, 2019, Roberta Lee Haley entered into eternal rest. Roberta was born on November 20, 1953 in Alexandria, Virginia to the late Sadie Mae Haley and Mose Haley. She was the fifth of eight children.

Berta, as she was affectionally known, attended Alexandria City Public Schools. Berta lived her life and loved to party. She loved music, singing, dancing and enjoyed watching Lifetime and any Science Fiction Movies. Berta had a heart of gold and would share anything she had with anyone in need. Although she struggled with her silent sorrows, she constantly fought to get through them, forgive and make peace.

Roberta was baptized at Mount Jezreel Baptist Church of Alexandria, Virginia under the leadership of Reverend Houston.

She leaves to cherish her loving memory three sons: Anthony Haley, Eric Haley and Derrico Haley; 11 grandchildren: Javonne Simms, Mia Haley, Jaiden Haley, Sheanna Horsley, Ter'Kwaun Sauls, Kayla Haley, Kira Haley, Colin Williford, Remi Cae Haley, Maya Vines and Ka'den Haley; 4 sisters: Dorothy A. Haley, Janet Eloise (Raymond Eloise), Brenda J. Haley and Jacqueline C. Haley; 3 brothers that preceded her in death, Mose L. Haley, Celeste Haley and Charles B. Haley;
her aunt: Wilhelmina Ellis and lifetime companion, Earl Pope and a host of nieces and nephews, great nieces and great nephews, cousins and an abundant number of lifetime friends.