Marcus Roberts, 74, died Dec. 12, 2012, at his home. He was a lifelong resident of Fort Pierce. Before retirement, he worked as a truck shop manager for St. Lucie Battery and Tire for more than 25 years. He served in the Air Force. He was a member of the Elks Lodge 1520 in Fort Pierce. Survivors include his sons, David E. Roberts and Bobby C. Roberts, both of Fort Pierce; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife of 49 years, Bonnie J. Roberts; and brother, Miles Roberts. Services: Visitation will be from 11 to 1 p.m. Dec. 15 at Yates Funeral Home and Crematory in Fort Pierce Chapel. A service will begin at 1 p.m. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Fort Pierce. A guestbook is available at www.yatesfuneralhome.com.
Published in the TC Palm on Dec. 13, 2012