Doris Roberts

Doris Katherine Roberts, 85, of Shelbyville, Ky., passed away, Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at Baptist Health in Louisville, Ky.

Service for Katherine will be 10 a.m., Tuesday, June 10 at Hall Taylor Funeral Home in Shelbyville with Rev. Jessie Baxter officiating. Burial will follow at Grove Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m., Monday, June 9, 2014 at Hall Taylor Funeral Home.

A native of Shelbyville, she was a member of Highland Baptist Church in Shelbyville and The American Legion. She enjoyed shopping, watching television and listening to books. She will be remembered for being a great wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. 

She is preceded in death by her husband, Charles “Charlie” Roberts; parents, Rena Chapman Brown and Theodore Taylor; her stepfather, John Brown; sisters, Louise Turner, Alberta Sloan, Betty York; brothers, Charles Taylor, Bill Taylor; and grandson, Mark Ellis Roberts.

She is survived by her daughters, Donna Ellis (Terry) Shelbyville, Beverly Heathcock (Bud) Mt. Sterling; sons, John Roberts Mt. Sterling, Tim Roberts (Lydia) Frankfort; grandchildren, Kimberly Ellis, Charlie Heathcock, Jeremy Roberts, Chase Roberts, Sarah Roberts, Anna Roberts; and eight great-grandchildren. 

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Lions Club, 308 Ann Street, Frankfort, KY, 40601 or The American Lung Association, 4100 Churchman Ave., Louisville, KY, 40215. 

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LeCompte Johnson Taylor Funeral Home in Frankfort are in charge of arrangements. 

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