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Patrick Anderson pic

Patrick John Anderson

01/15/2000 ~ 02/15/2019

Services will be held: 02/19/2019


Carolyn Prince Buffaloe

10/16/1937 ~ 02/15/2019

Services will be held: 02/20/2019


Jeanne Dupree Johnson

08/30/1934 ~ 02/16/2019

Services will be held: 02/23/2019

Lillian Barbour obit pic

Lillian Corvi Barbour

02/20/1928 ~ 02/12/2019

Services will be held: 02/16/2019

Fred Elliot pic

Fred “Freddy” Allen Elliott, Jr.

03/07/1962 ~ 02/12/2019

Services will be held: 02/16/2019

Midgette Obit Photo

Sherry Wilson Midgette

08/07/1949 ~ 02/12/2019

Services will be held: 02/15/2019

Shirley Clinger

Shirley Lee Clinger

03/28/1946 ~ 01/25/2019

Services will be held: 02/16/2019

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Janice Norris Sais

10/30/1943 ~ 02/11/2019

Services will be held: 02/15/2019

D C Roberts

David Roberts Blanket

12/22/1945 ~ 02/07/2018

David Cecil Roberts, 72, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on February 7, 2018.  A native of Roanoke, Virginia he was the son of Donnie and Bertha Roberts.  He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend.  He was a graduate of Jefferson High School in Roanoke, VA.   He diligently pursued and attained his BS in Business Administration and Master’s degree in Business Administration while working full time and raising a family.

Called by the name DC, he worked in the Telecommunications Industry for many years.  He owned Avent Ferry Florist with his wife before retiring. He proudly served his country more than 40 years in the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army and U.S. Army National Guard.  He was blessed with a musical gifting through the trumpet from the age of 10. He lovingly used his gift to serve others for over 60 years.  He served in his church orchestra, his country in the 440th Army National Guard Band, and his fellow man playing for weddings and funerals. He had a passion for vintage cars and owned two corvettes.  His favorite dogs were Great Danes having owned four of them.  Most importantly, DC was a man of faith.  He attended church regularly.   He had a heart for missions abroad with his home church witnessing in Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Malaysia. Family was very important to him and he will be missed dearly by his family and friends.

Funeral service will be held at 1:00 pm, Thursday, February 15, 2018 in the Bryan-Lee Funeral Chapel, Garner.  Burial will follow at Montlawn Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends from 11:30am -12:45pm at the funeral home prior to the service.

He is survived by wife of 48 years, Christine Roberts; daughters; Hollie Cox and husband Jim, Shannon Hamilton and husband Robert; son, David Roberts; sister, Arnetta D’Andrea; brother, Walter “Pete” Roberts and wife Pam; and grandchildren, James Cox and Stephanie Cox.



11:30 - 12:45

Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, Garner



1:00 PM

Bryan-Lee Funeral Chapel-Garner
Burial to follow at Montlawn Memorial Park.


  1. Mary Catherine Clark

    Christine you are in my prayers. I hope you and your family have some comfort during this time of remembering all the good times you have shared. Please be in touch. Mary clark

  2. Grace C. Adams

    I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I am sending my love and sympathy to all the family. You will be in my prayers for comfort from our Lord and Savior.

  3. Nancy Cameron

    Christine I am sorry about the death of David. Also sorry for the 3 children of his and yours. I am proud to have called him my brother-in-law. I wil try to help you through this all I can.

  4. Bj

    My condolences to all whose lives were touch by DC Psalms 62:8

  5. Kathryn Wingfield St.Clair

    I have many fond memories from high school of playing in the band with David (as he was called then) and Arnetta. I am so sorry for your loss.

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