Santa Rosa Beach, FL - Graveside services for Thomas Peyton (Pete) Roberts II, 51, will be held Saturday, October 19, 2013, at 10 a.m. at Forestlawn Gardens with the Reverend Dr. Lee Shafer officiating. Mr. Roberts died at his home in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida on October 7, 2013. He was employed by Intrawest Resorts at Sandestin, Florida and had spent almost his entire career in resort sales with Intrawest. Pete is survived by his daughter, Whitney Blake Roberts (Lance Folsom) and grandson, Will Folsom, both of Heflin; mother, Tyler Stanley Roberts, of Santa Rosa Beach, Florida; father, Tom Roberts (Brenda), of Anniston; sister, Lucy Roberts, of Houston, Texas; brother, Scott Roberts (Kelli), of Anniston and many nieces, nephews, and friends. Pete was born in Atlanta, Georgia, raised in Anniston, was a member of Grace Episcopal Church, attended Episcopal Day School, Donoho School, and graduated from Anniston High School. He attended Auburn University, University of Mississippi, and received his B.S. in Business from Jacksonville State University. He loved hunting and fishing and cherished the many hunting and fishing expeditions he had taken with his grandfather, Pete Roberts, and his father. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Sara and Pete Roberts; sister, Sara Tyler Roberts, and his beloved, Renee Harris. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Grace Episcopal Church, P. O. Box 1791, Anniston, AL 36202.
Published in The Anniston Star on Oct. 15, 2013