Greensburg Daily News
---- — Craig Allen Roberts, 13, of Greensburg, passed away Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at Decatur County Memorial Hospital.
He was born July 3, 2000 in Greensburg, the son of Craig Roberts and Amy Roberts.
Craig enjoyed all things Pokémon and spending time with his family and friends. He was devoted in everything that he did and was a true Pirates fan. Craig was an eighth grade student at Greensburg Junior High School. He was a member of the Archery Team, the Light and Sound Crew for school plays, the Junior National Honor Society, and the Stars Mentor Program. Next year he was looking forward to being on the Elite Addition Show Choir at Greensburg Community High School.
Craig will be missed by his parents, Craig (Patty Workman) Roberts and Amy (Jason Forshee) Roberts; sister, Nyla Forshee; brother, Ayden Forshee; grandparents, Benita Jones and Mark Jones, Bennie (Jan) Roberts, June and Hubert Hall; great-grandmother, Aileen Withered; aunts, Danielle (Kyle Bell) Jones, Jill (Lymell) Billings, Mindy (Calvin) Jackson and uncle, Josh (Nicole) Hall.
He was preceded in death by his aunt, Cari Jones and great-grandfather, Robert Withered.
Visitation for family and friends will be held from 1 to 7 p.m. Sunday, March 16, at Gilliland Howe Funeral Home.
Funeral services begin at 11 a.m. Monday, March 17, at United Methodist Church, Pastor Susan Bunting officiating.
Burial follows at South Park Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Greensburg Junior High Archery Team.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.gilliland-howe.com.