July 16, 1985 ~ January 5, 2021

Born in: Buncombe Co., NC
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Chad Alan Roberson, 35, passed away January 5, 2021, at his home.

A lifelong resident of Buncombe County, he attended TC Roberson High School and AB Technical Community College. He worked at Bolts & Nuts, Inc.
Chad is survived by his parents, Douglas Alan Roberson and Jo McDuffie Roberson; brother, Neal Roberson; his two sons, Cameron Alan Roberson and Cooper Eli Roberson, that loved him dearly; and step-grandfather to his boys, Jason Hunter.

He loved walking on the beach, finding sharks teeth, and taking the boys exploring late at night on the beach looking for all kinds of critters. He loved all children and animals, and was a sweet, caring, tender hearted soul that will be missed dearly.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday at the Newfound Baptist Church Cemetery.


Graveside Service: January 14, 2021 2:00 pm

Newfound Baptist Church Cemetery
New Leicester Highway
Leicester, NC 28748


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


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  1. Words could never begin to describe how much you are already missed. Thank you for blessing me with the best gift imaginable, a precious child. Cooper misses his best friend so much. I know you are at peace, finally resting in the arms of God. I will do everything I possibly can to keep your memory alive in Cooper’s heart, and to finish raising him the very best I can. Until we all meet again I know you will be his guardian angel ❤

  2. Our sincerest sympathies to the entire family. We will always be intertwined through the friendship of our boys and we know Chad’s legacy will remain alive and well through Cameron and Cooper. What a great family that will continue to be in our hearts, thoughts, and prayers.

  3. Chad was great friend! He would do anything for anyone and always thinking of others. He loved his boys more than words can explain and was always telling us how proud he was of them! Words cannot express how deeply saddened we are by this loss. We will always be available to provide support to Cameron and Cooper and keep Chad’s memory alive! Gone but never forgotten!
    Love Charlie, Ashley and Trent Hensley

  4. We were saddened to hear of Chad’s passing. It seems like it was only yesterday that he and Neal were very young boys; Chad was taken too soon. He and all his loved ones will be reunited in the future. Look to the Lord to help you through this very difficult time and please know you have our sincere condolences.

  5. Our condolences to the family.We lived beside Doug’s parents for 36 years and remember Neil and Chad as young boys.Please know you all are in our thoughts and prayers as we know you will miss Chad very much.May God give you peace and comfort your hearts in this difficult time.Love to you.

  6. Sir, I will see you again. Rest in peace my Brother, thank you for the good times and friendship. Praying for you and your family.

  7. Praying for strength, comfort, and love for each of you during this very difficult time. Sending virtual hugs and support to the family. Love you all.


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