Danny, TASO Greater East Texas Baseball Chapter member,
passed away Tuesday, February 10, 2015 in Tyler, TX.
He was born September 23, 1956 in Paris, TX, to Kenneth Wayne and Patsy Burns
He grew up in Paris and attended East Texas Baptist University on a baseball
scholarship. Danny went to work for The City of Richardson as a police officer
in 1978. After 8 years of service, he stayed with the city and began working
for the Richardson Fire Dept. where he has served for the last 29 years. Danny
married Cindy Risner on May 22, 1999, and they moved to Canton in 2010. He
loved fishing, hunting, riding motorcycles, and umpiring baseball games in his
Danny is survived by his Wife, Cindy Roberts, Stepson, Brad & Brandy
Sherburn, Stepdaughter, Melinda & Jarrot Rachal, 4 Step‑grandchildren,
Mackenzie, Sadie, Haley, Iyanna, Sister, Deanna Allen, Nephew, David &
Brittany Roberts, Niece, Brooke & David Mead, Great Nephew, Rustyn Roberts,
Great Nieces, Annali Mead, and Addyson Mead.
He is preceded in death by his Parents, Kenneth & Patsy Roberts, and
Brother, David Roberts.
Pallbearers will be Tim Mock, Billy Gaston, Ed Hotz, Leland Howard, Greg
Fitzgerald, Ronnie Tucker, Butch helms, Bill Payne, and Ron Kutz.