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William Whitfield Roberts

William Whitfield Roberts, 39, of Nags Head, died Monday, June 4, 2018. Born in Norfolk, Virginia, he was the son of Susan Gail Roberts Halstead and the late Michael Whitfield Blair.

Along with his mother, William is survived by his wife, Christina Berfield Roberts; four children, Savannah Mercer of Nags Head, Zeke Lisius of Ashland, Ohio, Eliza Roberts of Virginia Beach, and Philip Corey (Wade) of Nags Head, and siblings, Jennifer Roberts of Whitsett, twin brother, Danilo Blair (Tanya) of Suffolk,  and Jeremy Richeal (Kristina Goff) of Suffolk.

A carpenter by trade, William was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles #4506 and the Horseshoes in the Hood League.

A celebration of life ceremony is being planned for June 23, 2018, in Kill Devil Hills.  The family will provide further details as soon as possible.

Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed at www.TwifordFH.com.

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