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Donald Roberts of Coalfield, TN

May 8, 1948 ~ July 28, 2017 (age 69)

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Donald Earl Roberts, age 69 of Coalfield formerly of Oak Ridge, passed away on Friday, July 28, 2017 at Parkwest Medical Center of Knoxville after a courageous battle with cancer.  He was retired from DOE after 41 years of services.. Preceded in death by parents; Philip Earl and Bessie Newby Roberts and an infant brother Philip Eugene Roberts.


He is survived by his wife:  Linda Roberts

Daughters:  Kimberly Dawn Lively (Mitchell) of Knoxville, Amy Nicole Jones (Bobby) of Wartburg

Son: Joseph Daniel Roberts of Oak Ridge

A very special granddaughter Zoe Ann Jones

Mother-in-law:  Nance Goddard

Special Cousins:  Georgia Lee, Elaine Clevestine, Beverly Thacker


Also surviving are many other family and friends.


Donald was a train enthusiast and collected toy trains.


The family will receive friends on Sunday, July 30, 2017 from 5-7 pm Schubert Funeral Home, Wartburg.  Funeral Services will follow at 7pm with Bro. Bobby McCoy officiating.  Graveside services will be Monday 10am in the Western Cemetery, Coalfield TN.


Schubert Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 Service Information

July 30, 2017

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Schubert Funeral Home/Wartburg
1318 Knoxville Hwy
Wartburg, TN 37887

Funeral Service
July 30, 2017

7:00 PM
Schubert Funeral Home/Wartburg
1318 Knoxville Hwy
Wartburg, TN 37887

Graveside Service
July 31, 2017

10:00 AM
Western Cemetery
Jimmy Willie Bales LN
Oliver Springs, TN 37840

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