Franklin Roberson

Obituary of Franklin Roberson

~~  Franklin S. Roberson, age 81, of Pikeville, Tennessee, died Friday, August 25, 2017, at his home.  He was a member of The Church of Christ.  He was retired from TVA as a heavy equipment operator-IBEW.
  He was preceded in death by his parents, Drucellia and Cole Roberson; brothers, Blake, J.B., Jack, Roy C., Gross  Roberson, Lewis P. Roberson, Sr.; and sister, Linda Case.
  He is survived by his son, Butch Roberson; grandchildren, Ashley (Zac) Roberson and Casey Shaver; great-grandchildren, Tyler (Caitlin) Young, Tate and Tucker Shaver, Avery, Zander and Easton Roberson; brother, Tommy (Suzy) Roberson, all of Pikeville, and several nieces and nephews.
  The family would like to give a special thank you to Dr. Sapp, the staff of Erlanger Bledsoe, Amedysis Home Health & Hospice and caregivers, Donna Mears, Amy McPherson, Denise Wilson and Valerie Mitchell.
  Graveside services will be held Sunday at 2:00 p.m. CDT at Collier Cemetery with Bro. Albert Roberts officiating.  Online condolences can be made at  The arrangements are by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home, Pikeville, TN.  Visitation will be held Saturday from 4:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. CDT and Sunday from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m..