Services for Bobby Allen Roberson,
35. of Aztec, N.M., who died Thursday, Oct. 2, at an
Albuquerque. N.M., hospital, will be held at 3 p.m. Monday at
the Life Tabernacle, 324 14th Ave. S., Nampa.
The Rev. Marvin Sangsland will officiate, assisted by the Rev.
Frank Miller. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial
Gardens, Caldwell. under the direction of Flahiff Funeral
Mr. Roberson, an oil
field derrick workman, was born March 27, 1951, at Nowata,
Okla., to Carl B. and E. Joyce Weaver Roberson. He
attended his first four years of school in Oklahoma and then
moved with his family to Washington state and completed his
education there, graduating from Twisp High School in 1969.
He enlisted in the U.S. Army and served
overseas with the Seventh Division in Korea with the U.N.
forces. Following his discharge, he lived at Aztec and
worked in the oil fields, where he was a motorman and a top
man on an oil derrick.
He was a member
of the Baptist Church in Aztec.
survived by two sons, Hank Roberson of Hobbs, N.M., and Larry
Roberson of Denver. Colo.; two daughters, Debbie Roberson of
Hobbs and Desiree Roberson of Denver; his father and
step-mother, Carl and Emma Jane Roberson of Carlsbad, N.M.;
his mother and step-father, Joyce and Bill Crumpler of Nampa;
four brothers, Ronald Roberson of Twin Falls, Rick Roberson of
Nampa, Carl Leon Roberson and Timothy Allen Roberson, both of
Carlsbad; a sister, Carla Roberson of Carlsbad; his
grandparents, Paul and Viola Weaver of Nampa; several nieces,
nephews, uncles, aunts and cousins.
was preceded in death by two grandmothers, a grandfather, an
uncle, a step-brother and two cousins.
Friends may call from 1 to 9 p.m. today and from 9 a.m. to
1:30 p.m. Monday at Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Nampa, and at the
church after 2 p.m. Monday.