James A. Roberts, Sr.

James A. Roberts Sr. went home to be with the Lord and his wife Patsy (Kruger) Roberts May 2, 2019 at Good Shepherd Hospice in Florida after a long battle with congestive heart failure.

Jim was born in Claxton, Georgia June 29, 1931. He married the love of his life, Patsy Roberts, in 1964. Jim was a 37-year employee of Publix.

He was kind, generous and always whistling or singing. He loved his bowling, his breakfast group and he loved everyone and everyone loved him.

Jim is preceded in death by his wife Patsy and his 11 brothers and sisters. He is survived by his family Gary and Monica Roberts (Hawaii); Jim Roberts (Florida); Jeannie (Florida); and Carol (Georgia); sisters-in-law Judy Wise and Carol Pearson.

Also surviving are six grandkids, eight great-grandkids and several nieces and nephews as well as his friend, Bobby Altman.

A memorial graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Friday, June 28 at Woodlawn Cemetery in St. Maries, Idaho. He will be inurned alongside his wife Patsy.

Please visit his online memorial at hodgefuneralhome.com.