Ross Willis Roberts, 85, passed away Sunday, July 17, 2016.
A memorial service was conducted Tuesday, July 19 at 2 p.m. at Marshall Memorial Baptist Church of Eatonton. The family received friends from 1 p.m. until service time.
Ross was born in Murphy, N.C. to James W. and Leoria Huey Roberts.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Collis, Fred, Roy, Ralph, and Raymond Roberts; sisters, Pauline Edwards, Reba Griffin and Rovena Mashburn; and a great-grandchild, Roselyn Fullmore.
Mr. Roberts was a Korean War veteran. He retired from Enterprise Aluminum Company, as well as his own business.
He was an avid fisherman and hunter.