Jesse Clarence Roberts, 88, of Ten Mile, went home to be with the Lord, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2012, at his residence.
He was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Erwin Taylor Roberts and Mishia (Letner) Roberts; brother, Ab Roberts; daughter-in-law, Mildred Sexton Roberts; and sister, Marie Roberts Jones.
Survivors include his wife of 68 years, Maggie (Mobley) Roberts of Ten Mile; sons: Arthur Roberts of Ooltewah, Lester Roberts of Ten Mile; brother-in-law, Clarence Jones of Loudon; grandchildren: Lonny Roberts and Lisa Roberts; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held at 8 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, in the Bowers Funeral Home Chapel in Decatur with the Rev. Mike Couch and the Rev. Rick Duncan officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m.,Tuesday at the funeral home prior to the service.
Interment will be at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery with a graveside service officiated by the Rev. Mike Couch and the Rev. Rick Duncan on Wednesday at 11 a.m.
Pallbearers will be Tony Sexton, Chris Chastain, C.J. Chastain, Jimmy Letner, Jim Bowers, Billy Bull.
Go to www.bowersfh.com and sign the guest book and offer your condolences.