ROBERTS, JOEL L., 73, passed away at his home on July 24th, 2019. Preceding him in death were his father, L. L. “Pete” Roberts, and his sister, Susan Roberts Hayes. He leaves behind his wife of 47 years, Linda Williams Roberts; daughter, Amanda Kathleen Roberts; mother, Nell Jo Greek Roberts; brother H. L. “Pud” Roberts (Judy); brother Michael W. Roberts (Belinda); along with many other friends and family who were blessed to know him. Joel had a passion for Alabama football, but his great love was for what he referred to as “my two girls” – his wife and daughter. Joel was a loving man with a huge heart, and he will be greatly missed. The family will receive friends at the Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home in Trussville on Sunday, July 28th, from 1:00 pm until 2:00 pm, with the funeral service to follow. Memorial contributions may be made to Joel’s favorite charity, the St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.