Burl Lee Roberts
Burl Lee Roberts
Funeral services for Burl Lee Roberts, 86, Caulfield, Missouri will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, February 20, 2021 at Elijah Church of Christ, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mr. Roberts passed away at 3:20 a.m., Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at Wright Memorial Hospital, Trenton, Missouri.
He was born March 10, 1934, at Elijah, Missouri, to Homer Lee Roberts and Ethel Hardin Roberts. He graduated from Bakersfield High School. Mr. Roberts was a veteran, having served with the United States Army. Burl loved his grandkids and enjoyed training bird dogs, pulling ponies and coaching basketball and baseball.
He is survived by his wife, Janet (Briggs) Roberts; three children, Bruce Roberts and wife, Dawn, Debbie Martin and husband, Steve and Kathy Wunderlich and husband, Rich; eight grandchildren, Steven, Darren, Brittney, Danielle, Kyle, Stephanie, Whitney and Bryan; nine great-grandchildren, Allie, Andrew, Ella, Elena, Graclynn, Bentley, Loxley, Dawson and Reed; and several nieces and nephews.
His parents, two daughters, Shawna Roberts and Teresa Parrish, one grandson, Cory Parrish and two brothers, Gary and Leonard Roberts, preceded him in death.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Friday at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Elijah Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Elijah Cemetery and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Lisa Manion Meade
February 12, 2021 @ 11:51 am
Janet, Bruce, Debbie & Kathy,
I have very fond memories of Burl Lee as a child. Shawn, Bruce, my brother and I would play some as children. Many prayers for you all.
February 12, 2021 @ 1:00 pm
Janet and family,
I am so saddened to hear of Burl Lee’s passing. I have many fond memories of him at our ball games. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
February 12, 2021 @ 4:15 pm
The Roberts/Parrish Families,
We want to extend our deepest sympathy to all of you on the passing of Burl. During this difficult time may God give each of you peace, comfort, encouragement, and strength. All of you will be in our daily prayers/thoughts. May God bless all of you.
In Christian Love,
Tim, Amber, and Corby Redburn
Delores Harris Evans
February 14, 2021 @ 12:07 am
So sorry for your loss, praying God’s grace and peace for all your family as you go through this time of earthly sorrow. ???
Joseph Thomas Collins
February 15, 2021 @ 10:48 am
Sorry to hear of
So sorry to hear of Burl Lees passing he was a great man !!
Mary Anne Heenan
February 18, 2021 @ 9:51 am
My deepest sympathy to you, Janet, all the children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. May God bless all of you with peace and comfort.