Luther J. Roberts – Sunman

Luther J. Roberts, of Sunman, was born on December 16, 1960 in North Carolina, the son of Grady and Peggy Louise Barnett Roberts.  He was a machinist for most of his life.  Luther enjoyed golfing, football and socializing.  On Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at the age of 56, Luther passed away at his residence. 


Those surviving who will cherish Luther’s memory include his three sons, Kenny Roberts of Hillsboro, OH, Eric (Tara) Roberts of Cleves, OH, and Anthony (Jonie Roberts) of Sunman; one brother, Grady (Brenda) Roberts; five sisters, Pam Gleixner, and Linda (Stanley) Deaton, Brenda Sammons, Peggie (Randy) Sammons, and Cora Floyd; 10 grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents.


Friends may visit with the family on Friday, December 8, 2017 from 5 until 7 p.m. at Cook Rosenberger Funeral Home, 107 Vine Street, Sunman.  A Celebration of Luther’s life will begin at 7 p.m.  In keeping with his wishes, cremation will follow.


Memorial contributions can be directed to the American Parkinson Disease Association at or in care of the funeral home.  To sign the online guestbook or to leave a personal condolence, please visit  The staff of Cook Rosenberger Funeral Home is honored to care for the family of Luther Roberts.