Hugh H. Roberts, Sr., age 79, of Cadiz, Ky., died Tuesday, November 17, 2009, at Caldwell County Medical Center in Princeton, Ky.
He was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church, where he was a former Sunday school teacher.
He was also a member of Cadiz Masonic Lodge #121 and was a retired concrete finisher.
He is survived by his wife Dora Lee (Cothran) Roberts of Cadiz, KY; Two Sons and Duaghters-In-Law, Hugh H. & Debbie Roberts, Jr. of Cadiz, Ky. and Howard & Barbie Roberts of Buffalo Grove, Ill. Four Sisters, Nell Stallons of Cadiz, Ky., Blanche Wallace of Hopkinsville, Ky., Rebecca Noel of Hopkinsville, Ky. and Lula Belle Vangilder of Detroit, Mich. Five grandchildren, Dr. Mary Scott Ramnitz, Evan Roberts, Joshua Roberts, Sarah Roberts and Daniel Roberts.
He was preceded in Death by: Father-Walter Irvin Roberts, Sr., Mother-Lillian Hicks (Gentry) Roberts, four brothers, Malcolm Roberts, Ralph G. Roberts, Walter "Doo" Roberts, Jr. and Albert "Wink" Roberts. Two sisters, Bessie Noel and Lillian Earl Atwood.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main St. -P.O. Box 2050, Cadiz, Ky., where the family will receive friends from 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM Friday, November 20, 2009 at Goodwin Funeral Home and from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Saturday, November 21, 2009 at Oak Grove Baptist Church.
Funeral service will be at Oak Grove Baptist Church at 10:00 AM Saturday, November 21, 2009 , Reverend Hal Shipley officiating.
Interment will be at Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Cadiz, Ky.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, %Jim Tribble, 890 Kings Chapel Rd, Cadiz, KY 42211.