He was owner/operator of R&B Towing and Auto Service for 30 years. He enjoyed boating and working on cars.
He loved his children and enjoyed spending time in the mountains with his family. He was of the Christian faith.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Bernice Roberts; brother, Michael Roberts; and sister, Sharon Feagans.
Survivors include his longtime companion and girlfriend, Darlene Hodgins; children: Joshua Roberts, Michael Hawkins, Ashley Pilkington, Brittney Evans, Devon Hodgins, Brooke Hodgins, Jacob Roberts and Jadyn Hodgins; sisters, Martha Edwards, Evonne Harper and Louella Roberts; brothers, Donald Roberts, Daniel Roberts and Timmy Roberts; three grandchildren; uncle, William Ledford; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 7, 2011, in the chapel of Fike Funeral Home with the Rev. Ken Purdy officiating.
Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens with a white dove release ceremony concluding the service.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Roberts family guest book at www.fikefh.com.