John Thomas Roberts, 41 of Lake City passed away suddenly July 30, 2012. He was a member of Lake City Christian Fellowship. He was preceded in death by father, Benny B. Roberts, Sr., Grandparents Blake and Edith Roberts and Tom and Verlie Smith. He is survived by Fiancee Sara Hill, Children: Zane, Dara, Seth, Trae and Aden Roberts of Lake City. Mother, Shirley F. Roberts of Jacksboro. Siblings, Sherree Phillips and husband Jackey, Kirtus Roberts and wife Shirley, Sheryl Phillips and husband Justin, Sue Kennedy, and Stephanie Clowers, all of Lake City, Sandra Marshall and husband Barry of Powell, Benny B. Roberts and wife Candie of Jacksboro. A host of nieces and nephews.
John was employed by Volunteer Trenching. He loved to watch his children play sports.
There will be a Celebration of Life Service Thursday, August 2, 2012 at Lake City Christian Fellowship (160 Straight Way-Lake City, TN 37769). The receiving of friends is from 5:00 pm-8:00 pm and the service to follow at 8:00 pm with Pastor Justin Phillips officiating.
Friends and Family will meet at Hatmaker Funeral Home on Friday, August 3, 2012 at 10:15 am to go in procession to the Pine Hill Cemetery in Lake City for John’s interment.
The family requests in lieu of flowers, donations be made to
Lake City Christian Fellowship for the Roberts Children
P.O. Box 939
Lake City, TN 37769