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September 23, 2014
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Mr. Michael Lawrence Roberts, 59, of St. Marys passed away at his home on Thursday, April 17, 2014.

Mr. Roberts was born April 30, 1954, in Jacksonville, Fla., and was the son of the late Wilfred and Grace Roberts. He was the oldest of their four children.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his twin sister, Marlene Roberts Mullins, and his brother-in-law, Randy Collupy.

He proudly served in the U.S. Air Force and U.S. Navy. He served the majority of his life’s work as a security officer and casino blackjack dealer in Las Vegas, Nev.

He loved his family and friends. He enjoyed talking with them and sharing stories and jokes. He made us smile and will be greatly missed.

Mr. Roberts is survived by his wife, Maria Roberts; his three sons, Mike, Mark and Glenn Roberts; and three grandchildren, Savannah, Miles and Miley Roberts; and his two siblings, Glen Roberts and Gracie Roberts Collupy.

Michael Roberts was deeply loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

Memorial services were held at 6 p.m. Monday, April 21, at the Southeast Community Church in Kingsland.

Allison Memorial Chapel of St. Marys was in charge of arrangements.