Infant Brantley Gauge Roberts, 7-weeks, departed this life Friday, Aug. 3, 2012.
He was born June 15, 2012 in Newport, the son of Jacob and Lyndsie (Jones) Roberts. He was truly a blessing, and brought happiness and love to his family. He will be forever deeply missed. Brantley is survived by his parents, Jacob and Lyndsie Roberts; one sister, Bayleigh Smith of the home; his maternal grandparents, Mike Jones and friend, Kris Scudder, of Newport, and Tracy Jackson and husband, Ron, of Newport; his paternal grandparents, James Roberts of Campbell Station, and Tammy Duncan and husband, William, of Newport; his maternal great-grandparents, Lewis and MaryLee Jones, Nina Wooten, and John Burgin, all of Newport; his paternal great-grandparents, Dale and Kathryn Roberts of Campbell Station, and Calvin Dollar of Newport; and several aunts, uncles, and other family. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012 at Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Brown’s Chapel Cemetery at Thida. Friends visited at the funeral home, Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012 from 10 a.m. until service time. Arrangements by Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home (www.jacksonsfh.com).