Jimmie L. Roberts

Weathers Funeral Home

Mr. Jimmie L. Roberts, age 77, of Salem, passed away Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at Baptist Health Floyd.

Mr. Roberts was born September 8, 1942 in Martinsburg, Indiana the son of James W. Roberts and Edith Newlon Roberts.  He graduated from Pekin High School and holds a Master’s Degree from Indiana University.  Jim attended Canton United Methodist Church.  He was an Army veteran.  Jim retired from Social Security Administration and also worked for Clark Security. 

He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Rose Ann Walton Roberts.  He is also survived by a son:  Mark James Roberts (Michelle) of Salem, a daughter:  Lee Ann Terronez (Al) of Grayslake, Illinois, seven grandchildren:  James, Ashley, and Lexia Roberts, Nick, Jeff, Ben and Tyler Terronez, one precious great-grandson:  Jeffrey Jr. Terronez.  Also surviving is one sister:  Maxine Stewart of Rushville, Indiana, one brother:  John C. Roberts of Salem, sisters-in-law:  Sharon Robinson and Nancy Walton, and brothers-in-law:  John, Dan and Ronnie Walton, and many nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents, and one sister:  Linda Foster, and two brothers-in-law:  David and Donald Walton.

A memorial service with military honors was held at 11AM at Martinsburg Cemetery on July 18th

Weathers Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. 

If lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Martinsburg Cemetery, 10295 S. State Road 335, Pekin, Indiana 47165.


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