GRANT, Mich.—Clarence Eldon Roberts, a pastor, died Oct. 6. He was 80 years old.

Clarence was pastor of Rice Lake Baptist Church, Grant, Mich., from 1976 to 1999. Rice Lake Baptist ordained him to ministry in February 1982.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Dorothy, and their three sons, Tim, Dave, and Paul, and their families. A memorial service was held on Friday, Oct. 10, at First Baptist Church, Newaygo, Mich.

The Roberts family wishes to thank all the caregivers, friends, neighbors, and anyone who helped, visited, prayed, or just thought about Clarence in the years when he needed it most. He truly appreciated people and the many acts of kindness that were returned to him.