Mr. Roberson was born in Washington County and the son of the late Ernest & Anna Mae Marks Roberson.
He was of the Baptist faith.
Mr. Roberson retired from Magnavox. He loved to fish.
Survivors include two daughters, Scarlett Dennison and Crystal Hensley, both of Johnson City; two brothers, Bill Roberson, Jonesborough and George Roberson, Valley Forge; three sisters, Shirley Shell (Larry), Judy Faulkner (Allen), all of Jonesborough, Ernestine Crawford (Tom) Chuckey; six grandchildren; and several nephews and nieces.
Graveside services will be conducted 2:00 pm Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at Fairview Cemetery with Dr. Mark Harrod officiating.
Pallbearers will be family & friends.
Condolences may be sent to the Roberson family online at www.dillow-taylor.com.
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Jonesborough, 753-3821