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Tuesday, February 26, 2019
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Wednesday, February 27, 2019
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Wesley Gene Roberts of Alton, VA passed away February 24, 2019. He was born in Halifax County on September 8, 1937 and was 81 years of age. He was the son of the late Beverly “Bill” Roberts and the Late Martha Jane Vaughan Roberts. He was married Bernice Dunaway Roberts.
He was a member of Halifax Baptist Church. He was a loving husband, Father and Grandfather. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing, a good joke, racing and wrestling.
Wesley Gene Roberts is survived by:
Bernice D. Roberts of the home
Dale R. Wright (Daryl) of Callands, VA
Ricky Gene Roberts (Angela) of Halifax
D.J. Day (Amber), Scott Day, Brandy Roberts, Christopher Roberts, Derek Wright (Stephanie), and Tori Scearse (David)
Nine Great Grandchildren
Diane Cassada (Jim) of Richmond
Ted Roberts (Julia) of Lynchburg
Carroll Roberts of Alton
Barry Roberts (Joanne) of Halifax
Wayne Roberts (Peggy) of Richmond
***Preceded in death by***
Roger, Jerry, Russell and Stanley Roberts
A graveside service will be held Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. at Halifax Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Eddie Collins officiating.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, February 26 at Powell Funeral Home from 7:00 until 8:30 P.M. and other times at his home, 1189 Snow Hill Road, Alton, VA.
For memorials please consider Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. 1891, Halifax, VA 24558.
Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfuneralinc.com.
Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.