2010-11-11 / Front Page


Aron Johnson Roberts, 73, died Nov. 12, 2010 at the veterans home in Bay Minette.

He was born April 27, 1937. He was a native of Cunningham. He was a veteran of the United States Navy, was a commercial fisherman and also a deck hand for riverboats and crew boats.

Survivors include  three sisters, Maudeleen Elizabeth "Dot" Roberts Marshall, Fairhope, Jean Evelyn Roberts Dunegan, Coffeeville, Eva Sereta Roberts Hodge, Jackson.

He was preceded in death by his father, Jasper Cecil "J.C."  Roberts, his mother, Eva Pearl Steele Roberts; a twin sister, Marion Roberts who died in infancy, and a sister, Lillie Cornelia "Elsie" Roberts Dungan.

A graveside service will be Tuesday, Nov. 16 at Witch Creek Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Ralph Lee officiating.

Active pallbearers will be Len Roberts, Dayton Roberts, Eugene Dunegan, Harold Agee, Bill Cunningham and Ned Dunagan.

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