Jerry Mac Roberts

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Lt. Col. Jerry M. Roberts, USA (Ret.), 77, of Huntsville. Ala., passed away Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at a local hospital.

Mr. Roberts served in the United States Army and retired as a Lt. Colonel after tours in Vietnam and Korea. He was a member of The Gideons International and Hillwood Baptist Church.

Survivors include the mother of his children: Mildred Marie Roberts; one son: Mark Douglas Roberts (Laurie); one daughter: Joni Roberts Grounds (Chris); 10 grandchildren: Randall, Will, Patrick, Andrew, Maria, Victoria, Ashley, Christy, Joshua and Jessica and three great-grandchildren.

Visitation was held from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday at Berryhill Funeral Home, followed by a Chapel service at 2 p.m. with Dr. Charles Freeman officiating. Burial followed in Valhalla Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations may be made to The Gideons International.