Eugene Roberts was born April 01, 1939 in Leslie County to the union of the late Bradley Roberts and the late Anna Lee Morgan Roberts. Eugene had been a life-long resident of Leslie County. He was of the Baptist faith and by occupation, Eugene was a self-employed electrician with a great reputation for his meticulous work. Eugene enjoyed talking on the CB Radio, most importantly, he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Eugene departed this walk of life on Thursday, August 13, 2020 at the Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, KY. Eugene was 81 years old.
In addition to his parents, Eugene was preceded in death by his loving wife, Ruby Smith Roberts, one grandson, Matthew, two brothers, Bobby and Joe Roberts, and one sister, Bernadine Young.
Eugene leaves behind, one daughter, Melissa Melton & husband, Darren of Hyden, KY, one sister, Helen Caudill & husband, Jim of Hyden, KY, three grandchildren, Joseph & his wife, Taelor, Jerica, and MaKayla, and one great-grandchild, Kailyn. A host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends also survive his passing.
Funeral services for Mr. Eugene Roberts will be held at 2:00 P.M. – Monday, August 17, 2020 at Wolfe & Sons Funeral Home with Sherman Clemons and Roger Wolfe officiating. Interment will follow at the Manchester Memorial Gardens in Manchester, KY. The family will receive friends for visitation from 5:00 until 8:00 P.M. – Sunday at the funeral home chapel.
Arrangements are being handled carefully under the direction of Wolfe & Sons Funeral Home.
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