Billy Roberts, age 72 years, of the Jones Hollow Community died July 25, 2018 at the Jean Waddle Care Center in Somerset, Kentucky.
He was born in Jones Hollow, Kentucky on June 16, 1946, the son of the late James E. and Nannie Rachel (Jones) Roberts. Billy had worked as a core assembly in a foundry. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, fishing, hunting, camping and his yard work.
His parents; wife, Opal Ann (Phillips) Roberts; brother, Von Lee Roberts, and daughter-in-law, Linda Roberts precede him in death.
Survivors include his sons, Billy Roberts, Jr. of Williamsport, Indiana and Jason Roberts (Lisa) of Stearns, Kentucky; daughter, Jessica Roberts (John Talley) of Stearns; sister, Nellie Jean Jones of Sidney, Ohio; grandchildren, Travis, Beau, Jarred, Brent, Jason Ryan, Dylan, Rachel, Maddison, and Kyra; and great grandchildren, Evelyn, Bristol, Mason, Nevaeh, Lexie, Addison, Ellie, Allie, Shiloh, Amelia, and Oliver.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 11am in the McCreary County Funeral Home with Bro. Silas Coffey officiating. Burial to follow in the Rock Springs Cemetery. The family will receive friends after 6pm Friday, July 27, 2018 at the Funeral Home.
McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements.