ARLINGTON -- Gerald Dwayne Roberson, 66, Marine, husband, father and grandfather, passed away on Sunday, March 30, 2014 in Arlington. Service: Visitation will be held Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at Wade Family Funeral Home, 4140 W. Pioneer Parkway, Arlington. Interment: 9:15 a.m. Friday at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, Dallas, Lane B. Memorial Service: 11:00 a.m. Friday at Mayfield Road Baptist Church, 1701 E Mayfield Rd, Arlington with Rev. Bobby Bridges officiating. Gerald was born on September 26, 1947 in Wichita Falls to Ray Calvin Roberson and Marjorie Nell Montgomery Roberson. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps for two tours in Vietnam. Gerald was a second generation retiree from Six Flags Over Texas. He was an active and proud member of Mayfield Road Baptist Church. Survivors: Wife of 45 years, Linda Roberson; daughter, Angela Hansen and her family; sons, Cody Roberson, Kyle Roberson, Kevin Roberson and their families; mother, Marjorie Roberson; sister, Dottie Haag; ten grandchildren; and numerous family, extended family and friends. Wade Family Funeral Home Arlington, 817-274-9233

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  1. We would like to send our deepest condolences to Linda and the Roberson family. May you be more aware of the presence of Christ right now than ever, and may you find comfort in knowing without a doubt that to be away from the body is to be present with the Lord. With much love and affection. Semper Fi, Trevor and Nafisa Morris

  2. Linda, Margie, Dottie, Cody , Kyle, Kevin, and other Family Members,

    Our lives have been blessed with Gerald’s friendship and love. Thoughts, prayers, love and hugs are sent to you.

    Much love,

    Bobby and Judy
    Philippians 1:3

  3. Love and lots of prayers for Linda,Cody, Kevin, their families. For Margie, Dottie, and the other family members. My heart goes
    out to all of you. Remember that “With God’s
    strength ALL things are possible”.
    Will miss
    this cousin of mine and his happy, smiling
    face. Love, Kay

  4. praying God’s comfort and peace during this time of sadness. I want to thank you for your Dad’s diligence in contacting Mike on a regular basis.
    He was a great American Patriot. Thank you Gerald for not only serving your Lord, also your country.

  5. Linda,Kyle,Cody,Kevin,Dottie and Margie………………you are in our prayers! Gerald was a special guy!

  6. May you all find peace and security in knowing that Gerald has made it home and is now safely in the comforting arms of the Lord. His life here was filled with many cherished memories and numerous moments of joy and laughter. My love, thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  7. Gerald was a special man. I just met him last year but we seemed to have chewed some of the same dirt. I know you all will miss him. May God be real to you all in this time. We are here for you guys

  8. Linda,Marjorie,Cody,Kyle and Kevin…………you are in our prayer! Gerald was a special guy!

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