PONTOTOC – Greg Roberts, 41, passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. He went to Bolton High School in Tennessee and played football at the University of Tennessee.
He loved his children and grandchild but most of all his wife. He was a very compassionate, loving and helped anyone that needed it. He was an organ donor.
Service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, April 25, at Tutor Memorial Funeral Home in Pontotoc. Bro. Allan Sterbinsky and Bro. Don Smith will be officiating. Burial will be in Campground Cemetery. Tutor Memorial Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include his wife, Kollette Barlow Roberts; two sons, Allen and Austin Roberts; two daughters, Casey Roberts and Ally Ruth Pannell; brother, Paul Roberts (Angie); grandson, James Bentley Roberts; in-laws, Tom and Sue Weeks, and Sammie and Donna Barlow; sisters-in-law, Karla and Ronnie Robbins, Kourtney and Barry Mathews; nieces, Karley Robbins, Regan Roberts and Koryn Mathews; nephews, Kyle Robbins and Ridge Roberts; and grandmother-in-law, Hilda M. Laster.
He was preceded in death by his father, Jimmy Roberts; and grandmother, Faye Roberts.
Pallbearers will be Paul Roberts, Toby Collums, Pete Berry, Ronnie Robbins, Tom Weeks, Jason Steele, Mitchell Wood, Barry Mathews and Jeff Simmons. Honorary pallbearers will be Tommy Montgomery, Trey Huey, John Ware, Brad Mayo, Rod Collier, Todd Powell, Randy Seale and Parker Chapman.
Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Friday.
Memorial donations can be made to MORA (Mississippi Organ Recovery Assoc.), 4400 Lakeland Drive, Flowood, MS 39232, in memory of Greg Roberts.