Elmer O. Roberts

Thursday, January 19, 2012

Elmer O. Roberts, 97, of Lewisburg, formerly of the Robertson Fork Community, died Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012, in Marshall Medical Center.

Mr. Roberts was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late William Jefferson and Mamie Grammer Roberts. He was retired from Genesco Corporation after 30 years and was a farmer. He was a member of the Robertson Fork Church of Christ.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Kathleen Jeter Roberts, and three sisters, Nellie Williams, Gladys Redden, and Frances Williams.

He is survived by one niece, Irene Stone of Lynnville, and one nephew, Norman (Gracie) Williams of the Spring Place Community.

Funeral services were conducted Saturday, Jan. 14, from the chapel of Cornersville Funeral Home, followed by burial in Mars Hill Cemetery.

Cornersville Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.