Anthony “Tony” Roberts
Anthony “Tony” Roberts, age 52, passed away Wednesday, Mar. 22, 2017 at Vanderbilt Hospital. He was born Mar. 27, 1964, to Carolyn Gowan Roberts and the late Edward Wayne Roberts. He was also preceded in death by his brother, James Roberts; paternal grandparents, Valton and Orlean Roberts; maternal grandparents Wallace and Christine Gowan. Tony worked many years as a welder and tree topper. He enjoyed fishing and hunting. Visitation was held on Friday, March 24, 2017, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Bennett-May-Giles County Funeral Home. The funeral service took place on Saturday, Mar. 25, 2017, at 1 p.m. in the Chapel of Bennett-May-Giles County Funeral Home with Larry Shelton officiating. Burial followed in the New Providence Cemetery. Memorial donations are asked to go to the Providence Cemetery Fund % Barry Watts, 577 Petty Hollow Rd Lynnville, TN 38472. He is survived by his mother, Carolyn Gowan Roberts; sons, Josh and Justin Roberts; granddaughter, Aubree Roberts all from Lawrenceburg, TN; and sister, Debra (Johnny) Ervin of Lewisburg, TN. Bennett-May-Giles County Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements for Anthony “Tony” Roberts.