James J. Roberts

Jun 27, 2013

A loving son and brother

CANTON — James J. Roberts, 54, went to be with his father in heaven Wednesday, June 19, 2013.

He served his country in the U.S. Air Force for nine years, and was honorably discharged.  He was also an avid bicyclist and mountain hiker.

He was preceded in death by his father, Lester E. (Bucky) Roberts. He is survived by his mother, Edith Roberts; sister, Carol Roberts and family; brother, David Roberts and family; sister, Cheryl Bryant and family; and brother, Daron Roberts and family.

Family will be receiving friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 29. A memorial service will be held from 2 to 3 p.m. at Beaverdam Baptist Church in Canton followed by the presentation of military honors at Beaverdam Community Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, send donations to the Community Kitchen in Canton.

The Crawford/Ray Funeral Home is honored to be assisting the Roberts family. Visit www.crawfordray.com.