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Visitation

Rose & Graham Funeral Home, Four Oaks
Sunday March 14th, 2021
1:30pm - 2:30pm

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Funeral Service

Rose & Graham Funeral Home Chapel, Four Oaks, NC
Sunday March 14th, 2021
3:00pm

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William Douglas Roberts

Four Oaks, NC:  Mr. William Douglas Roberts, age 77,  of Berea Church Road passed away on Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at Wake Medical Center in Raleigh. Funeral Service will be 3:00PM- Sunday, March 14, 2021 at the Rose & Graham Funeral Home Chapel in  Four Oaks. Burial will follow in the Fellowship Community Cemetery in Angier. Mr. Roberts was born in Johnston County on April 11, 1943 to the late W. A., Jr. and Susie Massengill Roberts.  He was preceded in death by his sisters, Joyce Roberts Lassiter and Delois Roberts Byrd. Mr. Roberts was a retired salesman with Westinghouse and sang bass with The Glorybound Way Quartet for 23 years. Surviving include his wife of 57 years, Nina Wiggins Roberts; son, Chris Roberts and wife, Christy of Four Oaks; grandson, Ryan Roberts and wife, Teara of Four Oaks; great-grandchildren, Emmersyn and Rhett Roberts; brother, Jerry Roberts and wife, Gwyn of Four Oaks; several loving nieces and nephews. Mr. Roberts will be available for viewing and you may sign the register book from 1:30PM to 2:30PM, Sunday, March 14, 2021 at Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Four Oaks prior to the service. Flowers are welcomed; however, memorials may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital 501 St. Jude's Place Memphis, TN 38105.. In Accordance with NC-COVID -19 guidelines, the funeral home suggests practicing social distancing guidelines and the three W’s: wait, wash, and wear a face covering. Masks are required for all services. The visitation will follow all COVID 19 restrictions allowing a maximum number of people in the visitation room.              Arrangements by Rose & Graham Funeral Home in Four Oaks, NC.

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I'm so sorry for your loss.Love and PrayersTonya Benson

Tonya Benson Mar 14 2021 12:00 AM

Thoughts and prayers from the Beth and Curtis Lee family.

Curtis Lee Mar 14 2021 12:00 AM

Mr. Doug was a good neighbor and friend and I so sorry for your loss. You and Your family is in our prayers.

Shirley Smith Mar 13 2021 12:00 AM

Mr. Doug was one of my favorite Sunday School teachers 50 years ago at St. Marys Grove. He had a special way to keep us young boys seated and paying attention. Even now he would remember us at 62 when seeing him and Ms. Nina out and about. Thank you for making our lives richer. Timmy Penny

timmy penny Mar 12 2021 12:00 AM

Nina, Chris and the many wonderful family members, remembering you all fondly. So sorry for your loss but this is Heavens gain. Cherish the memories. Their song Whether I go, whether I stay, its alright either way and Doug singing Hello Mama. God bless you all.... Nancy Reavis-Newton

Nancy Reavis-Newton Mar 12 2021 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of Mr. Doug's passing. He was a fine man. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. May God bless you!

Pam Parrish Mar 12 2021 12:00 AM

Ive heard him sing with the group and he touched hearts with song! One of Gods messengers has gone home to be with Jesus! We will always remember his love of the Lord! Special love and comfort for Jerry and Gwen Roberts and family

NancyLiverman Holloman Mar 12 2021 12:00 AM

We are so sorry to hear of Mr. Doug's passing. He & Ms. Nina have always been special to me & I remember the years at Friendship & the gospel singing. Always a gentle soul with a smile every time we saw him. Prayers Ms.Nina to you & all the family. Lifting you all in prayer.Mike & Annette Starling

Mike & Annette Starling Mar 12 2021 12:00 AM

Prayers for Nina and family. I always remember Douglas' smile when he would see you. Love to all of you.Nathan and Kay Dry

Kay Dry Mar 11 2021 12:00 AM

I Love that photo of Grandpa Doug !!! My thoughts and prayers are with you all and will continue to be In The days ahead . He was such a Blessed man and will be surely missed by all !

Cathy Beasley Blanton Mar 11 2021 12:00 AM

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