The Garden Island
Notice #: 0001124261-01
Funeral Notices


Anthony Roberts, 64, passed away on August 7, 2018 at Tulane Medical Center in New Orleans. During his life he lived in Louisiana, Mississippi, California and Hawaii and travelled all over the world.

Tony was a dedicated soldier who served in Germany and Vietnam as an airborne paramedic with the 101st. He had several careers: as a Hollywood stuntman working on Chips, T.J. Hooker and several movies; held a degree in structural engineering from San Diego State and designed large buildings in California and Florida: held a degree in Travel industry management from the University of Hawaii and worked as a property & site manager in California and Hawaii

Tony was a caring, funny and loving sole who enjoyed and lived life to the fullest, he skydived, surfed, loved cars and motorcycles and especially loved people and animals. He became an excellent gardener and grew orchids and planted trees in all the places he lived.

He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Brigitta; daughter, Leigh Ann; sister Linda; and grand- children Lauren, Joshua and Daniel; Uncle, Aunt, nieces and nephews.

Military graveside services will be held on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 2pm. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Ott & Lee Funeral Home in Brandon, MS. You may share condolences at

Arrangements Provided By:
Ott & Lee Funeral Homes, Inc.