William Lee “Bill” Roberts

William Lee “Bill” Roberts, 94, a resident of Hambleton, WV, passed from this life Wednesday afternoon, July 9.

Bill was born Wednesday, December 12, 1919 in Hambleton, WV, a son of the late Charles Ashton Roberts and Lucille Hagerty Roberts. On July 4, 1943, he was married to Juanita Lee Hall Roberts who preceded him in death.

Bill is also survived by five children, John Roberts and wife, Nancy, of Nashville, TN, Dan Roberts of Laramie, WY, Emily Whitaker of Hendricks, WV, Coni Crocher and husband, Doug, of Springfield, IL, and Glen Roberts and wife, Lucy, of Madison, AL; one brother, David Roberts of Hambleton, WV; twelve grandchildren, Joe Roberts, Matthew Roberts, Jason Roberts, Ryan Roberts, Sarah Lucas, William Whitaker, Joe Zock, Andrew Mitchell, Courtney Mitchell, Melissa Precise, Justin Richards, Lacey Reinoehl; and five great grandchildren, Taylor, Tanner, Keil, Ella, and Olivia.

“Memorial Service for William L. Roberts will be held 11a.m., August 2, 2014 T 155 Seventh Street, Hambleton, WV.

Memorial contributions in Bill’s honor may be made to Berea College, ATTN: Amy Shehee 209 Chestnut Street, Berea, KY 40404 or contact Berea College at http://www.berea.edu/give-to-berea/.