|Birth: ||Apr. 26, 1949|
|Death: ||Feb. 28, 1970, Vietnam|
Son of Charles L. Roberts and Josphine Florence Cooley
Dallas Morning News 8 Mar 1970
Funeral Panned For Pfc. Roberts
MESQUITE-Funeral services for Army Pfc. Billy Jack Roberts, 20, of Route 1, Mesquite, who was killed Feb. 28 while serving in Vietnam, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in Anderson Clayton Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Long Creek Cemetery.
Pfc. Roberts was killed when the Army vehicle he was driving hit an enemy mine.
He was a native of Mesquite and a graduate of Forney High School. He joined the Army a year ago.
Survivors: parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles L. Roberts; three sisters, Mrs. Barbara Winkle, Miss Anita Roberts and Miss Jan Roberts of Mesquite; two brothers, Ronnie Roberts and Phillip Roberts of Mesquite; and grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Roberts of Ben Wheeler, Van Zandt County.
Long Creek Cemetery
Created by: Robert Bennett
Record added: Jan 30, 2006
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