Freddie Elmer Roberts, 78, of Texarkana, Ark., died Monday, March 24, 2014 at his home.

Mr. Roberts was born Oct. 26, 1935, in Seligman, Mo. He was a retired power plant manager and a Navy veteran. He was preceded in death by one daughter, Debbie.

Survivors include six children, Heather, Damon, Kimmie, Tammie, Jimmy and Julie; two sisters, Cynthia Chriestenson and Gayle Jones of Texarkana; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Texarkana Funeral Home, Arkansas, with the Rev. Bill Chaney officiating. Burial will be in East Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

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Published: 03/27/2014