Published 5:00 am Friday, August 7, 2009
Services for Odis Roberts, of Brookhaven, are 3 p.m. Saturday,Aug. 8, at Brookhaven Funeral Home Chapel on North Jackson Streetwith burial in Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.
Visitation is Friday from 6 until 10 p.m. at the funeralhome.
Mr. Roberts, 84, died Aug. 5, 2009, at Countrybrook LivingCenter. He was born in Lincoln County on Aug. 18, 1924, to JamesOscar Roberts and Velma Mae Smith Roberts.
He was a member of Bogue Chitto Baptist Church.
Preceding him in death were his parents; his brothers, CarlRoberts and Worneal Roberts; a sister, Lula B. Wilson Boyd; anephew, Carl David Roberts; and a great niece, Kathy Love.
Survivors are a nephew, Royce Wilson and wife, Lea, of BogueChitto; his nieces, Beverly Durham and husband, Jesse, of BogueChitto, Katie Love and husband, David, of Brookhaven, Joyce Farmerand husband, Danny, of Summit, and Carolyn Link and husband, James,of Crystal Springs; his step nephews, Walter Humphrey, of Jackson,and Ronnie Humphrey, of Summit; his sisters-in-law, LyllianRoberts, of Bogue Chitto, and Jean Roberts, of Summit; his greatnieces, Jeanette Wallace and husband, M.L., of Morton, and Ann andChelsea.