He was raised in Garden Grove, CA, he was a son of the late Theodore John Roberts and Janice King Roberts. Mr. Roberts was a veteran, serving 17 years in the United States Air Force. He was employed by Mark III Employee Benefits of Johnson City where he was the IT Director.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Roberts was preceded in death by his wife, Jacqueline Roberts.
Survivors include a daughter, Melissa A. Roberts, Marietta, GA; a son, T.J. Roberts, Dallas, TX; three grandchildren, Juan, Dario, and Anthony Roberts; two sisters, Kay McLean and husband Bill, Johnson City, Lynne O'Connor, Bakersfield, CA; three nieces, Betsy Browder and husband Mark, Johnson City, Rebecca Stark and Kathleen Hollidy, both of Bakersfield, CA.
A memorial service for Mr. Roberts will be conducted at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Johnson City/Washington County Veterans Memorial, c/o JCWCVM Foundation, P.O. Box 3594, Johnson City, TN 37602.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.appfh.net. Appalachian Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 800 E. Watauga AVe., Johnson City is serving the Roberts family. (423) 928-6111