Edgar Wayne Roberts, age 75, of Independence, died Feb. 24, 2014 at Waddell Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Galax.
He was born Oct. 10, 1938 in Independence to the late Kyle Roberts and Ethel Hackler Roberts.
He is survived by his wife Louise Bourne Roberts of the home; two daughters and husbands, Debbie and Neil Anderson of Galax and Tammy and Jimmy Jones of Independence; three grandsons, Stephen Anderson and wife, Samantha of Galax, Kevin Jones and wife Julianna of Abingdon and Matthew Jones of Independence, a great-granddaughter, Morgan Anderson; three brothers and spouses, Alvin and Ruby Roberts, Elwood Roberts and Argil and Alene Roberts, all of Independence, and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service was held Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014 at Pine Mountain Pentecostal Church in Independence with Rev. Doug Stuart, Rev. Tommy Wilson and Jeff Roberts officiating. Interment followed in the Hackler Cemetery.
Arrangements by Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home of Independence.