James Larry Roberts
April 30, 1947 – March 27, 2021
Larry Roberts, age 73 of Dunn, died on Saturday Evening, March 27, 2021 at his home surrounded by his family.
Larry was born on April 30, 1947 in Harnett County the son of the late James Lee Roberts and Dorothy Mae Norris Roberts and is preceded in death by sons, Baby Roberts and James Lewis Roberts.
Larry was the owner and operator of Roberts Body Shop and Roberts Used Cars and Parts for over 50 years. He was a member of Lee’s Grove Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church where he was very active. He was a Deacon, Superintendent of Sunday School and a member of Men’s Brotherhood.
He enjoyed working and loved his church. He loved Nascar and enjoyed going camping to the mountains.
A Celebration of Life Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at 2:00 pm at Lee’s Grove Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church with the Rev. Randy Beasley and Rev. Preston Heath officiating. Burial will follow Devotional Gardens Cemetery.
He is survived by: His Wife of 55 Years: Linda Carroll Roberts of the home. Son: Patrick Roberts & (wife) Tonya of Dunn, NC Daughter-in-Law: Denise McLamb Roberts of Erwin, NC. Grandchildren: Macy Roberts, Jonathan Roberts & Brittany, Kaitlin Roberts & Aaron, Emma Roberts and Joshua Roberts. Great Grandchildren: Camden and Everleigh
The family will be receiving friends Tuesday, March 30, 2021 from 6:00pm – 8:00pm at Cromartie Miller Funeral Home in Dunn, N.C.
A Service of Cromartie Miller Funeral Home of Dunn NC
- James Lee Roberts, Father (deceased)
- Dorothy Mae Norris Roberts, Mother (deceased)
- Baby Roberts, Son (deceased)
- James Lewis Roberts, Son (deceased)
- Linda Carroll Roberts, Wife
- Patrick Roberts & (wife) Tonya, Son
- Denise McLamb Roberts, Daughter-in-Law
- Macy Roberts, Jonathan Roberts & Brittany, Kaitlin Roberts & Aaron, Emma Roberts and Joshua Roberts, Grandchildren
- Camden and Everleigh, Great Grandchildren
- David Brewer, Pallbearer
- Mark Devane, Pallbearer
- Daniel Clowers, Pallbearer
- Gray Lovick, Pallbearer
- Dewey Jernigan, Pallbearer
- Danny Beasley, Pallbearer
- David Keen, Pallbearer
Receiving Of Friends
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
A Celebration of Life Service
Wednesday, March 31, 2021
James Larry Roberts
April 1, 2021
Y'all are in my prayers, I love you. Mr. Larry will be missed.
March 29, 2021
MR LARRY,WAS AND ALWAYS WILL BE IN MY HEART,THE FURST CAR I BOUGHT MYSELF I BOUGHT IT FROM HIM,HE ALWAYS INSPECTED MY FAMILIES CARS.I DON'T CARE WHERE EVER I SAW HIM AND MRS LINDA HIM ABD HER ALWAYS SPOKE.IT HASN'T BEEN TO LONG AGO THAT I SAW HIM AND MRS KINDA AT THE STEAK HOUSE.I DON;T THINK HE REMEMBERED ME,BUT AS ALWAAYS HE HAD THAT SWEET SMILE ON HIS FACE.MR LARRY WILL BE MISSED BY MANY THAT KNEW AND LOVED HIM.HE IS IN JESUS LOVING ARMS NOW AND NOT SUFFERING ANYMORE.MR LARRY THANK YOU FOR LETTING ME BUY MY FIRST CAR FROM YOU AND BEING SO CARING TO ALL YOU CAME IN TOUCH WITH.REST IN PEASE SEE YOU WHEN I GET THERE.GOD BLESS YOU.MRS LINDA WE LOVE YOU TOO..HE ALWAYS CALLED ME DIANN,SO I AM SIGNING OFF AS DIANN,BUT I AM BECY COATS