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Donald Cecil Roberson, age 70, passed away January 30, 2017. Don was born July 17, 1946 to Julius Cecil Roberson and Lillian Rosemond Allen in Shreveport, LA. He moved to Midland when he was around five. He graduated from Midland High School in 1964.
Don married the love of his life Rebecca Ann on December 10, 1965 and they enjoyed 51 years together. He joined the Army in 1966, and he did one tour of duty in Vietnam. After his service he started college, he graduated from The University of Houston in 1972 with a degree in Business, and in 1975 became a CPA.
Don and Ann moved to Huntsville in 1982 and started Roberson Equipment Sales, until 2007 when he retired.
Don loved to cruise, fish and ride his tractor.
Don is preceded in death by his parents, in laws James and Betty Davis; and James Davis, Jr. He is survived by his brothers John Roberson and wife Esmeralda, Ronald Roberson, Marcus Roberson and wife Lisa, and Tychicus Roberson and wife Tammy; sister-in-law Sue Potter; brother-in-law Marvin Davis and wife Monica; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Wounded Warrior Project.
Memorial service will be held at 3:00 PM on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at American Heritage in Midland, Texas.
Full obituary may be viewed and memorial condolences made to the family at www.shmfh.com.
Published on February 14, 2017
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