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Julius E. Roberts
Birth: Oct. 20, 1898
Columbia
Caldwell Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Aug. 11, 1977
Metairie
Jefferson Parish
Louisiana, USA

Julius E. Roberts died at 10:40 p.m., Thursday, August 11, 1977, at East Jefferson Hospital, Metairie. He retired from the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers, having received the War Department Exceptional Civilian Service Medal for oustanding service as Sector Chief, New Orleans Engineer District during the all-time record flood of the Red River from March 3 to May 31, 1945. He spent his entire career working for the U. S. Army Corps of Engineers in the Mississippi River Delta. He was the chief supervisor for the construction of the Mississippi River Levee from Natchez, Mississippi, to Morgan City, Louisiana. He was a past master of the Acacia Lodge No. 116 F&AM Consistory, master of Grand Cross of Color, past district deputy grand master A&A Scottish Right, Baton Rouge, Jerusalem Temple. He was a past lockmaster for the Plaquemine Locks. Member of the Atchafalaya Levee Board for 23 years. 
 
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 Parents:
  Ernest Ralph Roberts (1869 - 1945)
  Ida May Reed Williams Roberts (1870 - 1946)
 
 Spouses:
  Agnes Genevieve Melancon Roberts (1903 - 1966)
  Mildred Rena Johnson Roberts (1922 - 2011)*
 
 Children:
  Agnes Genevieve Roberts Tregre (1921 - 2012)*
  Carmen Marguerite Roberts Goleman (1922 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary L. Williams Butler (1885 - 1967)**
  Wilson Williams (1886 - 1953)**
  Georgia Ann Williams Nelson (1888 - 1959)**
  Ronald Earl Roberts (1893 - 1960)*
  Cecil Eugene Roberts (1895 - 1944)*
  Percy Calvert Roberts (1896 - 1949)*
  Julius E. Roberts (1898 - 1977)
  Tardy Jack Roberts (1902 - 1963)*
  Lloyd Allen Roberts (1906 - 1928)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Resthaven Gardens of Memory and Mausoleum
Baton Rouge
East Baton Rouge Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
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Record added: Jul 03, 2004
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