Van Roberts, age 73, of Renick, passed away Thursday, February 27, 2014, at his home.

Born September 20, 1940, at Leonard Cordova, he was a son of the late Boliver and Lennie Roberts.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Alice Roberts; and a brother, Gail Kilrain Roberts.

He is survived by his wife, Nancy Roberts, of Renick; a son, Mark Roberts, and wife, Doloris, of Dunmore; a daughter, Terri Fowler, of New Orleans, Louisiana; a sister, Bennie Emenheiser, of Dening, New Mexico; a brother, Leland Roberts, and wife, Mary, of Hepsibah, Georgia; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Per his request, the body was cremated. No service was held.