Homer Artis Roberts, 68, of Marianna died Monday, March 31, 2014. Artis was born on Nov. 20, 1945 to the late William and Clorean Dykes Roberts. He was a U S Army
veteran. Artis lived most of his life in Jackson County where he was a truck driver and a member of The Cypress Community Church.
Artis was preceded in death by his parents, and three brothers.
He is survived by his wife, Ann Cook Roberts; son, Timothy Artis Roberts of Marianna; daughter, Angela Roberts Yon, and husband, Mark of Panama City; two brothers, Carlton Roberts, and wife, Kitty of Marianna and Dallas Roberts, and wife, Liz of Virginia; three sisters, Margaret Porter and Myrtle Lewis both of Marianna, Lois Gardner, and husband, John of Tallahassee; 10 grandchildren, Dylan, John, Katelyn, Lane, Sam, Jennifer, Jamie, Ashley, Hannah, and T.J.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., Thursday, April 3, 2014 at James & Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel with the Rev. Roland Bamberg and the Rev. Fred Cook officiating. Burial followed in Sims Cemetery with James & Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel directing. Family received friends one hour prior to the funeral service at James & Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel. Expressions of sympathy may be made online at http://www.jamesandsikesfuneralhomes.com/