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Obituary for Billie Delilah Roberts (Blackburn)

Billie Delilah Roberts, age 73, of Toler Creek in Harold, KY., passed from this life Monday, March 22, 2021, surrounded by family. Billie was born April 4, 1947 to the late Estill and Olive “Ratliff” Blackburn, in Pikeville, KY.

Besides both parents, Billie is preceded in death by her brother, Claude Buford Blackburn.

Billie is survived by her devoted husband, Jerry Roberts; two loving children, Tina Allen and her husband, Steve and Jerry Dwayne Roberts; grandchildren, Justin Kurkowski, Megan Kurkowski and Tosha Boyd; great grandchildren, Hudson Kurkowski, Houston Kurkowski, Kruz Kurkowski, and Barren Boyd; sisters, Deloris Stapleton, Brenda Damron, and Twila Coleman; brothers, Clarence Blackburn, Gene Blackburn, and Rodney Blackburn.

Billie was a caring wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and friend. Although she will be greatly missed, she leaves so much love behind.

The family will accept friends at Betsy Layne Church of Christ, Thursday, March 25, 2021, at 6:00 PM with services beginning at 7:00 PM. Funeral services for Billie will be Friday, March 26, 2021 at 1:00 PM, also at Betsy Layne Church of Christ. Tommy Spears and Bob Harper will officiate over all services for Billie.

Arrangements are under the direction of Thacker Memorial Inc.