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Major Francis Howard Roberts, Jr.

April 11, 1944 ~ November 12, 2020 (age 76)

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Major Francis Howard Roberts, Jr. beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend was born on April 11, 1944 in Americus, GA to the late Francis Howard Roberts, Sr. and Margaret Roberts.  Francis served in the U.S. Army for over 20 years, receiving many medals and awards. Francis was the recipient of a Purple Heart, a Bronze Star and a Silver Star.

On November 12, 2020 in Highland, CA Francis passed away. He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Michelle Roberts; sons, Horace Wayne Modlin, Jr.,

Francis Howard Roberts, III and Kenneth Roberts,his brother Michael D. Roberts and spouse Natalie and his sister Susan San Souci as well as other family members and friends.

He was proceeded in death by his sister Sheila Roberts Murray.

A private Inurnment will be held in 2022 at the Arlington National Cemetery.


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