Maxey Dion Roberson went to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 20, 2013 at the age of 75. He was born on March 25, 1937 and was of a member of First Southern Baptist Church in Pikeville.
Maxey was a lifelong farmer of Bledsoe County and State of Tennessee employee for 45 years. He loved coon hunting, fishing, football and being with family and friends.
Maxey was the youngest of 13 children, and was preceded in death by his mother and father, Anna and John Roberson; and ten other siblings.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara Humble Roberson; sons, Kent (Lisa) Roberson, Terry (Tanya) Roberson, Robbie (Tonya) Roberson, and Brad (Carisa) Roberson; daughter, Susan (Allan) Thurman; ten grandchildren, Scarlett (Brent) Measles, Jordan Carroll, Brandon Thurman, Whitney (Matt) McCoy, Tyler Roberson, Ashton Roberson, Haleigh Roberson, Adam Roberson, Bryer Roberson, and Bayless Roberson, two great-grandchildren, Bailey Carroll and Beck McCoy; and sisters, Mary Jean, Nada and Johnnie all of Pikeville. Maxey was a loving husband, father and grandfather, he will be truly missed by many family and friends.
A celebration of Maxey’s life will be held on Thursday, January 24 at 2:00 p.m. with Bro. Jim Whitaker officiating. Burial will be in the Roberson Family Cemetery.
Please share your thoughts online with the family at www.pikevillefuneralhome.com.
Arrangements were made by Pikeville Funeral Home in Pikeville.