Robert Lee Roberts, 82, of Linton, passed away at 12:45 a.m. Sunday, March 9, 2008 at Lyons Health and Living Center.
He was born in Linton, August 14, 1925, the son of William John Roberts and Conza McCammon Barnard.
A U.S. Army veteran of World War II, he was a member of the Bethel Community Church of Dugger, American Legion Post No. 22 of Linton, and retired from N. A. D. Crane.
Survivors include: his wife, Georgia Stanton Roberts; four sons, Terry Roberts of Greenwood, Danny Roberts of Switz City, Bill Roberts of Fishers, and Tony Roberts of Linton; two brothers, Bill Roberts of Linton and Raymond Barnard of Dugger; two sisters; Connie Jewell of Linton, and Mary Helen Massey of Terre Haute; nine grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by one brother; Larry Barnard.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger with Rev. Cletus Bough officiating. Burial in the Mt. Moriah Cemetery near Dugger with Military graveside rites by the Linton American Legion.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 5-8 p.m.Tuesday