Published: August 9, 2012 12:00AM, Midnight, Aug. 9
Carroll William “Butch” or “C.W.” Roberts of Eugene died Aug. 4 at age 70. The family chose not to list the cause of death. Visitation was held Aug. 8 at Buell Funeral Chapel in Springfield. A private celebration of life is planned.
He was born June 14, 1942, in Logansport, Ind., to William and Catherine Walls Roberts. He and his wife, Frances, were married Jan. 25, 1964, in Copperas Cove, Texas. They divorced in 1991.
He served in the U.S. Navy. He worked in many different fields and his last job was as a security guard for a construction company.
Survivors include two sons, John of Roanoke, Va., and Patrick of Logansport, Ind.; two daughters, Carol Hernandez of Lakeland, Fla., and Tracy Roberts of Eugene; a sister, Sally Zellers of Logansport, Ind.; 10 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. A granddaughter, Libreata Carter, died previously.
Arrangements by Andreason’s Cremation & Burial Service in Springfield.