Tommy Roberts


Tommy Roberts, 82, of Shelbyville, died Monday, Jan. 11, 2016, at Johnson County Memorial Hospital in Franklin.

Survivors include his wife, Verna Mason Roberts of Shelbyville; sons, Greg (Amanda) Roberts, Jeff Roberts and Jimmy (Hayley) Roberts, all of Edinburgh, and Steve Roberts of Flat Rock; brother, Charlie Meeks of Liberty, Kentucky; sisters, Nina Calhoun of Dunnville, Kentucky, Betty Breaden of New Albany and Laura Garmon of Geneseo, Illinois; 12 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Cathy Eileen Roberts.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Edinburgh Apostolic Tabernacle, with the Rev. Mark Myers officiating. Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the church and one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Edinburgh Apostolic Tabernacle.

Services were entrusted to the Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home.