LOUISBURG - William H. Roberson, 87, of Louisburg, N.C. died Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at his home. Funeral will be held in Rocky Mount, Pineview Cemetery (with military rites), at a later time to be announced.
He was born Sept. 3, 1928 in Edgecombe County. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 56 years, Flossie Roberson; a daughter, Paula M. Connors of Louisburg; a son, William G. Roberson; sister, Louise Reed; and brother, Noah Roberson.
Surviving are two precious sons, William O. Roberson of Louisburg and William R. Roberson and wife Donna of Youngsville; son-in-law, Dan Connors of Louisburg; brothers, Curtis Powell of Rocky Mount, George Powell of Norfolk, Va.; five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren, whom he loved dearly; many nieces and nephews, friends and co-workers. He also leaves behind a dear friend, Millie Bordeaux, who took care of Bill the last 10 years of his life.
You may view more about Bill's life at Cremation Society of the Carolinas of Raleigh, NC (www.cremnc.com), where you may also send condolences and sign the guest book.
The family would like to thank each one of you for remembering Bill and for all of your thoughts and prayers.