Mr. Harold Dick Roberts, 87, of Newport, died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012.
He was born July 28, 1925 in Amagon, and married Miss Virginia Jean Stillwell on April 6, 1946. Mr. Roberts was preceded in death by his parents; and one brother, Herbert Robbins. He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Jean (Stillwell) Roberts; two sons, Leslie Roberts and wife, Alisia, of Tuckerman, and Michael G. Roberts of Newport; one daughter, Peggy Roberts of Searcy; one sister, Dorothy May Ray of Newport; 10 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Friends visited at the funeral home Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012 from 3-5 p.m. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 17, 2012 at Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Walnut Grove Cemetery. Arrangements by Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home (www.jacksonsfh.com).