Columbia-Funeral Services for Jacob H. Roberts, 21, will be held 10:00 a.m. Saturday, September 21, 2019 at Barr-Price Funeral Home, Lexington Chapel. Visitation will follow the service. Burial will be held at 3:00 p.m. at Middendorf Baptist Church Cemetery 2202 Middendorf Rd Hartsville, SC.
Jacob passed away September 16, 2019. Born in Columbia, he was a son of Barry G. Roberts and Linda Douglas McKinney. Jacob was a 2017 graduate of Spring Hill High School of Chapin where he discovered a passion for firefighting and welding at the CATE Center. He was a junior volunteer at Lexington Medical Center Extended Care for 6 years. Jacob was a member of the Venture Crew for 5 years. He attended Northeastern Tech College in Cheraw, a member of the Republican Party, was a poll worker and was employed by White Oak Manor. Jacob loved animals, enjoyed hunting, camping and playing video games. He loved working on his car and fishing, BUT he hated eating fish and loved deer steak.
Survivors include his mother, Linda Douglas McKinney (Thomas), father, Barry G. Roberts (Ingris), brothers, Drew Roberts and Jason Rawl, sisters, Jennifer Rawl Glover (Willie), Ashley Rawl, Heather Soto (Guy), and Samantha McLamb, grandparents, Betty Johnson Roberts and Carolyn Hatfield Douglas, aunts, Pat Rowe (Donald), and Deanna Williamson (Wayne), uncle, Darryl Douglas (Olga), cousin, Tyler Williamson, niece, Savannah Steele, and numerous other nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was predeceased by a brother, Anthony Descrescenzio, and grandparents, Don C. Roberts and Gerald D. Douglas.
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