Jerald K. Roberts, 73 had worked as craftsman
Jerald K. Roberts, 73, of Seymour died Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at the Hospice of South Central Indiana in Columbus.
A celebration of life was held Saturday at the Christiansburg United Methodist Church in Columbus. Woodlawn Family Funeral Centre, Seymour, was entrusted with the services.
A self-employed carpenter, Mr. Roberts was a member of the Christiansburg United Methodist Church in Brown County where he had served as a trustee and was active in the fellowship hall construction. He served six years in the Army National Guard. Mr. Roberts was an avid fisherman and hunter and participated in antique engine shows.
Born July 2nd, 1941, Mr. Roberts was the son of Charles Camby and Theora Gertrude Hahn Roberts. On May 23, 1965, he married Myra Kathleen Wilkerson at the Christiansburg United Methodist Church in Brown County.
Survivors include his wife; son, Douglas (Lori) Roberts; daughter, Beth Gregory of Indianapolis; grandson, Charles Gregory; brothers, Charles Roberts, Jr. of Russell Springs, Kentucky and Michael Roberts of Vallonia; sisters, Barbara Morey of Seymour, Joyce Bessenger of Hayden, Marilyn Wente of Seymour and Kathy Lockridge of North Vernon; three step-grandchildren; and three step-great-grandchildren.
Memorials can be given to the Christiansburg United Methodist Church or to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana in care of the funeral home.