George W. Roberson, Jr.

July 30, 2009

Mr. George W. Roberson, Jr., 70, passed away on Wednesday, July 29, 2009 at a Pensacola hospital.

George was a native of Pensacola, FL, a former resident of Pineview, AL, a resident of Atmore, AL for the past 41 years and attended the Baptist Church. Preceded in death a Son, George Washington Roberson, III.

Survivors include: his Wife, Virginia Ruth Roberson of Okeechobee, FL; three Sons, Buddy Lee Roberson, Samuel Thomas Roberson, and Mitchel Roberson, all of Atmore, AL; three Daughters, Renita Ann Henderson of Flomaton, AL, Shelia Elaine Van Ree of Atmore, AL, and Georgie Annie Roberson of Red Level, AL; 17 Grandchildren; 5 Great-Grandchildren; a Brother, Gillard Roberson of Gulf Shores, AL; and a Sister, Shirley Connel of Gulf Shores, AL.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, August 2, 2009 at 2:00 P.M. at the Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home with the Rev. Adam Armstrong officiating.

Burial will follow at Pineview Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Saturday, August 1, 2009 between 6:00 and 9:00 P.M. at the Petty-Eastside Chapel Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Samuel Roberson, Mitchel Roberson, Buddy Roberson, David Van Ree, Tim Van Ree, and James Henderson.


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