WHITNEY Kenneth Alton Roberts Sr., 59, passed away Wednesday, May 5, 2010, in Whitney.

Funeral services were held on Sunday, May 9, at Wiley Funeral Home. Burial was at Oak Grove Cemetery in Walnut Springs.

Roberts was born Nov. 19, 1950, in Coleman, Texas, to Owen and Ida Maples Roberts. He was raised in Walnut Springs and was employed by Richard Trotter Construction of Walnut Springs for 40 years. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers.

Survivors are his wife, Lois Roberts, of Whitney; children Stacey Minogue and husband, Patrick, of Pearl River, La., Kenneth Alton Roberts Jr. and wife, Alisha, of Whitney, Raymond Lee Roberts and wife, Jennifer, of Walnut Springs and Kelly Dean Roberts of Granbury; step-children Jeffrey Neal Calderon and wife, Royetta, of Glen Burnie, Md., and Shelley Rene Woodard and husband, John, of Waco; 13 grandchildren; and sisters Edith Kelley of Walnut Springs, Patsy Roberts of Seldon, Texas, and Kathy Hardin of Walnut Springs.

Published May 12, 2010

Glen Rose Reporter