Lloyd E. Roberts, MD, of Wilmington, died Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, at Duke Medical Center. He was 72.
He was born on June 24, 1943, in Sterling, Colorado, the son of the late James Myrl Roberts and Ruby Vay Haynes Roberts. He was preceded in death by his brother, Wayne Roberts.
Dr. Roberts was a beloved doctor, father, grandfather, uncle and friend. He practiced obstetrics and gynecology for 28 years before retiring. He was an active member of Grace United Methodist Church for almost 40 years.
He is survived by his son, Benjamin A. Roberts, of Raleigh; daughter, the Rev. Elizabeth A. Roberts and her husband Aaron Muscle, of Raleigh; grandchildren, Libby Muscle and Wesley Muscle; five nieces; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, at Grace United Methodist Church. A private burial will be held at Oakdale Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be sent to Grace United Methodist Church or Lower Cape Fear Hospice.
Please leave online condolences for the family at Andrews Mortuary.
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