Mr. Archie Eugene Roberts, better known as Mac, age 47, of Mountain City, TN died Saturday, January 12, 2013 at the Johnson County Community Hospital in Mountain City, TN. Mr. Roberts was born on April 6, 1965 in Abingdon, VA to Arch Ulysses and Gladys Howard Roberts. Mr. Roberts was preceded in death by his parents. Mr. Roberts was a member of Bethany Baptist Church in Doe Valley.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 18, 2013 at 2:00 pm at Badger Funeral Home Chapel by Rev. Randy Shoun and Rev. Leon Bryant. Burial will follow in Dixon Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm on Friday prior to the service.

Mr. Roberts is survived by his wife: Lisa Stuart Roberts; 1 son: Nichols Shepherd of West Jefferson; 1 daughter: Amanda Hodges and husband Bobby of West Jefferson; 5 brothers: Doug Osborne, Darrell Osborne and Charles Osborne of Mountain City, Lynn Osborne of Kingsport and Delbert Osborne of VA; 1 sister: Sally Hall of FL; Paw's special boy: Malachi Hodges; sister-in-law: Debbie Miller and husband Michael, mother in law: Shelby Stuart, several nieces and nephews.

Flowers will be appreciated, or memorials may be made to the family c/o Badger Funeral Home, PO Box 139, West Jefferson, NC 28694 or to Debbie Miller, 2968 Big Windfall Rd., Lansing, NC 28643.

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Badger Funeral Home was entrusted with Mr. Roberts' arrangements.