Commonwealth Journal


April 6, 2009

James Roberts


James Scott Roberts, 36, of Eubank, Ky., passed away on Thursday, April 2, 2009, in Eubank.

He was born on Oct. 13, 1972, in Hopkinsville, Ky., the son of Jim and June Johnson Roberts. He formerly worked as a patient aide at Oakwood, and was of the Baptist faith. He was a drummer, and loved nature, miniature horses, and his girls.

He is survived by his parents, Jim and June Roberts of Eubank; two daughters, Kristen Renee Roberts and Haley Erin Roberts, both of Monticello, Ky.; an uncle, Kenneth (and Teresa) Johnson of Somerset, Ky.; four cousins, Brian Johnson, Christopher Johnson, Jamie Johnson, and Timothy Roberts; Jamie Davidson of Somerset, who was like a brother; and many friends.

Preceding him death were his paternal grandparents, George and Christine Roberts; maternal grandparents, Cecil and Mary Johnson; a brother, Matthew Aaron Roberts; three uncles, Gerald Roberts, Merle Roberts, and Donald Johnson; and a great cousin, Emily Nicole Johnson.

Visitation will be Monday, April 6, after 4 p.m. at the chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with a service to follow at 7 p.m. with Bro. David Muse and Bro. Rick Cassidy officiating.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, April 7, at 11 a.m. at the Science Hill Cemetery.

The family requests expressions of sympathy be made to the James Scott Roberts Memorial Fund, c/o Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

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