Michael "Lynn" Roberts

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

JONESBORO - Michael "Lynn" Roberts, 53, of Jonesboro entered his heavenly home Thursday, March 26, 2015 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House. He was born on August 21, 1961 in West Memphis to Andrew and Lula Roberts. Lynn graduated from Arkansas State University with a Bachelors Degree in Business Management in 1984. He was a member of Walnut Street Baptist Church. Lynn loved spending time with his family, music, gardening, and traveling. He is preceded in death by his parents Andrew and Lula Roberts.

Lynn is survived by his loving wife of 30 years Audrey Roberts of the home; son Michael Roberts Jr; daughter Lauren Roberts; brother Butch Roberts (Katherine); loving sisters in law Cindy Turner and Frances Bolster; and sister, Pat Scarbrough.

A funeral service was held March 30 at Walnut Street Baptist Church with Bro. Jerry Parker officiating and Emerson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Burial followed at Tyronza Cemetery with the active pallbearers being Chris Tucker, Jim Corter, Trey Stafford, Danny Cochran, Mark McDaniel, and Bill Dunham. The honorary pallbearers were Dr. Ronald Blachley, Dr. Robert Martin II, Dr. Scott Dorroh, Robert Turner, and Tyler Turner.

The family requests donations be made to the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House, 1138 W. Matthews Avenue, Jonesboro, Arkansas 72401 or Trumann Arkansas Pet Savers, 140 S. Willow, Trumann, Arkansas 72417.

Online guestbook: www.emersonfuneralhome.com