Danny Roberts

Danny Roberts

Danny A. Roberts, 59, of Hamburg, died August 20, 2014 at the Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock.

Mr. Roberts was a native and lifelong resident of Hamburg. He graduated from Hamburg High School in 1973. He worked for the Georgia-Pacific Corporation for 33 years and retired in 2006. He was a member of the Calvary Missionary Baptist Church.

He was an avid hunter and fisherman and enjoyed spending time with his family.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Johnny and Ruby Trantham Roberts, and two sisters, Pat Swan in 2012 and Judy Ford in 2013.

He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Linda Edwards Roberts; a sister, Lynda Davey and husband, Harry; three brothers, Jimmy Roberts and wife, Karen, James Roberts and wife, Rita, Raymond Roberts and wife, Teenie, all of Hamburg, and a host of nieces and nephews.

Graveside funeral services will be held August 23 at 2 p.m. at the Promise Land Cemetery with Bros. Joel Meredith and John Edwards officiating. Pallbearers are Thomas Swan, Scott Roberts, Adam McClung, Jerod Williamson, Carlton Edwards and Cliff Wells. Honorary pallbearers are Ronnie Edwards, Jodi Edwards, Jamie Edwards, Joe Roberts, Paul Thomas McDuffie, James Allen Roberts, Jr., Tim Swan and Donnie Edwards.

Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Friday in the funeral home chapel.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142.