Funeral services for Mr. Billy Louis Roberts, 57,  of  White
House, Tennessee, will be held at 11 A.M. on Tuesday, January
24, 2012,  at  Austin  &  Bell  Funeral Home in White House, TN.
Burial will follow in the Bethlehem Cemetery in Springfield, TN.

 The   family   will   receive   friends   at   Anderson   –  Upper
Cumberland  Funeral  Home  on  Sunday  from  1 P.M. – 9 P.M.
Visitation  will  be  at  Austin & Bell on  Monday from 11 A.M. – 8
P.M., and on Tuesday from 9 A.M. until time of services.

 He  passed  away   on   Friday,   January   20,   2012,  at his
residence.
    
 He was born August 27, 1954, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late  
Louis  Roberts, Jr.   and   Elise Birdwell Roberts.    On
February  14, 1976,   he  was  married  to  
Rita Stark Roberts,
who survives.

 He was the Plant Services Manager at  Vanderbilt  University
Medical Center for 8 Years. He formerly worked for  Mechanical
Systems  in  Nashville, TN,  where  he  travelled  to  Riad, Saudi
Arabia to help build the first sewage treatment system and  King
Faisal  Hospital. He  then  worked  for  Johnson  Controls for 23
years as a service and construction manager.

 He graduated from Jackson County High School in 1972 and
attended Tennessee  Tech  University.  He  loved  watching  his
grandchildren  play  sports, never  missing   a  game.  He was a
member of the Church of Christ.

 In addition to his parents, he was preceded in  death  by  his
Maternal  Grandparents:  Frank  &  Fannie  Birdwell;  and his
Paternal Grandparents: Louis Roberts, Sr. and Mary Roberts.

 Survivors  include  his  
Wife:   Rita  Stark  Roberts  of  White
House, TN;   
1 Daughter: Nikki (Dwight) Hinkle of White House,
TN;
3  Grandchildren: Makenzie, Rylee, and Savannah Hinkle;
2   Brothers:     Larry   Roberts  of  Cookeville,  TN,  and  Tony
(Teresa) Roberts of Gainesboro, TN;  
1  Sister:  Nancy  (Alton)
Hutchings of Cookeville, TN; his
Father-in-law and Mother-in-
law:
Freeman and Betty Stark of White House, TN; 4 Nieces; 1
Nephew
; 2 Great Nieces; and 1 Great Nephew.

 Bro. Duane Gossett and Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at
the services.

 Memorial donations may be made to  the  Roberts  family  by
contacting the funeral home.
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