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William Russell Roberts

April 28, 1961 ~ October 16, 2017 (age 56)

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WRIGHTSVILLE, GA

William Russell Roberts, 56 of Wrightsville, entered into eternal rest, Tuesday, October 16, 2017 at Augusta University Hospital in Augusta, GA. Mr. Roberts was born in Pensacola, FL, April 28, 1961 to the late, Lee F. and Estell Fillingim Roberts. He attended Greenwood High School in Greenwood, SC and graduated in 1979. He continued his education at Lander University in Greenwood, SC and graduated in 1985 with a dual BA Degree in History and English. Mr. Roberts was an Alumni member of Phi Kappa Phi. Mr. Roberts had lived in Wrightsville for the past 7 years, prior to that he lived in the Metro Atlanta area. He was employed as a Bail Bondsman. Mr. Roberts was an inactive Eagle Scout member, an Avid Golfer, and a loving grandfather. Mr. Roberts was a member of the International Gospel Outreach Church in Marietta.

Visitation will be held a Brantley Funeral Home in Wrightsville, one hour prior to the service on Saturday afternoon, October 21, 2017 at 12:00 P.M.

A Celebration of Life service will be held Saturday afternoon, October 21, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at Brantley Funeral Home. 

Mr. Roberts is survived by his wife of 20 years, Sherry Roberts of Wrightsville; one step-son, Jerry (Erica) Tanner of Pringle, GA; one sister, Amy Botts of Greenwood, SC; two nieces, Erin (Austin) Addison, and Taylor Botts and their children of Greenwood, SC, three grandchildren, Emily, Annabelle, and Hayden, other extended family members throughout FL, CA, China, and CO.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donation be given to the Angels in Flight or any Cancer Research Institute.

Please visit our website at www.brantleyfuneralhomes.com to sign Mr. Roberts memorial register.

Brantley Funeral Home of Wrightsville has charge of arrangements for William Russell Roberts.

 


 Service Information

Visitation
Saturday
October 21, 2017

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Brantley Funeral Home
555 West Court Street
Wrightsville, Georgia 31096

Celebration of Life
Saturday
October 21, 2017

1:00 PM
Brantley Funeral Home
555 West Court Street
Wrightsville, Georgia 31096


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