Kristi Lee Roberts, a long-time resident of Georgia, passed away at her home unexpectedly on February 18, 2021.
Kristi was born on September 2, 1964 in Gainesville, FL to Peggy Tate Roberts and Jess Roberts, Jr. She lived in Florida as a youngster; however, she resided in Tooele, Utah for a majority of her life. She moved to Georgia around 1997. Kristi later relocated to Savannah, Georgia where she had been living for some time. Kristi enjoyed crocheting, making jewelry, and playing cards, but her greatest love was her family, particularly her grandchildren. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Savannah.
Kristi will be dearly missed by her family and friends. She is survived by: her fiancé, Gene Hargett; step parents, Holly Gardner, and Stanley (Dana) Smith; children Nikita Royle (Ronnie Hughes) and Joseph Royle; grandchildren, Annalyse Brooks, age 14, Bradyn Hughes, age 5 and Jay Royle, age 12; one brother, Jeffery (Patrice) Roberts; three sisters, Jessica (Scott) Coker, Julie (Charlie) Stalnkar, and Debbie McConnachie; many nieces and nephews, and aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Kristi was preceded in death by her maternal and paternal grandparents as well as her mother, Peggy in 2003 and her father, Jess in 2020.
A memorial service will be held at 2 o’clock Saturday afternoon, February 27, 2021, in the chapel of Gamble Funeral Service conducted by Kristi’s brother, the Reverend Jeffery Roberts. Interment will be private.