William H. "Bill" Roberts, 84, of Memphis, died Monday, Oct. 27, 2008.
He was retired as director of the Shelby County Department of Human Services, a former member of Newbern Cumberland Presbyterian Church and a current member of Bellevue Baptist Church in Memphis.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Bellevue Baptist Church in Memphis and a memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Friday at Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Newbern. High Point Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include a niece, Evelyn Strawn of Dyersburg; and a great-nephew, Shane Strawn of Dyersburg.
He was preceded in death by his parents, W.F. Roberts and Birdie Hamilton Roberts; and two sisters, Thelma Roberts Thompson and Evelyn Roberts Townsend.