EDGEFIELD, S.C. - Clarence Edward (Eddie) Roberts, 76, of Highland Ave., Edgefield, died December 14, 2001, Friday at Veterans Hospital. Funeral services will be held Monday 1 p.m. at Edgefield First Baptist Church with Dr. Tony Hopkins officiating. Burial will be at Aiken Memorial Gardens. Mr. Roberts was a native of Pittsburgh, Pa., and a member of Edgefield First Baptist Church where he served as an usher. He was a member of American Legion. He was retired from the U.S. Army, having served in WW II. Survivors are his wife, Gerda K. Roberts; one daughter, Helga Walker, San Antonio, Texas; one grandson, William E. Ledbetter, Calif.; two sisters, Betty McClaulin, and Viola Vogel, both of PA. The family is at the home and will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home.
The Augusta Chronicle December 16, 2001