Donald J. Roberts|
SPARTANBURG, SC-- Mr. Donald J. Roberts, 81, passed away Thursday, May 8, 2014 at his home. Born November 28, 1932 in London, KY, he was the loving husband of Helen Gennoe Roberts and the son of the late Robert and Lulu Roberts. He retired from Roberts Electric Company where he was the owner and president; he was of the Christian faith and an avid golfer who also loved to work crossword puzzles but his true passion was spending time with his family. Mr. Roberts was a veteran of the United States Navy having served in the Ko-rean War, a Mason in the Spartanburg lodge and a member of the Shriners.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by seven children, Mark and Mi-chael Roberts, Ann Rob-erts Tardy, Jenny, James, Jill, and Jason McLean; 14 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
A private service will be held for the family.
In lieu of flowers, me-morial may be made to the American Heart Associa-tion, 4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, VA 23060.
E-condolences may be sent online to www.eggers
Eggers Funeral Home & Crematory, Chesnee
Published in Spartanburg Herald-Journal from May 10 to May 11, 2014