Thomas Taylor "Tommy" Roberts, 73, of Niota, Tenn., left this Earth for his heavenly home on Monday, April 10, 2017, at Starr Regional Medical Center. He was of the Baptist faith.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Hattie Emerson Roberts; sister, Linda Gail Roberts; brother-in-law, Gordon Miller.
Survivors includes his sons, David Hogshed of Florida and Michael Hogshed of Sweetwater, Tenn.; sisters and brothers-in-law, Fannie Miller of Niota, Elberta and Bobby White of Dalton, Patsy and Danny Brock of Rocky Face; nieces, Teresa Miller of Knoxville, Tenn., Deonna Ratcliff of LaFayette; nephews, Jimmy Miller of Maryville, Tenn., and Roger Brock of Dalton; many cousins.
The family received friends on Thursday from noon to 2 p.m. at Sweetwater Memory Chapel. The funeral was at 2 p.m. with interment in Sweetwater Memorial Park.
Thank you to the staff and his special friends at Life Care Center of Athens.
Sweetwater Memory Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
Published on April 13, 2017