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Billie Ray Roberts

Published 11:21am Thursday, June 26, 2014

June 22, 2014

Funeral for Billie Ray Roberts, 76, of Decatur was Tues., June 24, at 11 a.m. at Peck Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor John T. White officiating and Peck Funeral Home directing.

Burial was in Center Cemetery.

Mr. Roberts died Sun., June 22, 2014, at his residence.  He was born Nov. 3, 1937, in California to John Louis Roberts and Elsie Lounda Carroll.  He was formerly employed by McRoy & Hardy as a construction worker. He was preceded in death by a son, Tim Roberts and other family members and friends.

He is survived by four sons, Ricky Roberts (Rena), Bo Roberts (Shelly Ford), David Stiles and  Giles Roberts; two daughters, Joy Shadden (Richard) and Elizabeth Arrington; 18 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren

Pallbearers were grandsons.

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