Mark “Bear” Roberts, 57, of Colcord, Oklahoma passed away Thursday, September 5, 2019 at the Saint Francis Medical Center in Tulsa.

Mark was born on May 30, 1962 in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, a son of Clarence Roberts Jr. and Rosie Mouse Roberts. He was a truck driver for the Brake Trucking Company. Mark enjoyed Nascar, trains, fishing, working on cars and watching Battle Bots. He enjoyed time with his family especially his grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife, Marilyn Roberts of the home; three daughters, Veronica Brewer and husband Clayton of Colcord, Amy Roberts of Colcord and Tiffany Seitz and husband Michael of Siloam Springs; three brothers, Mick Roberts of Jay, Oklahoma, Rick Roberts and wife Nora of Colcord, and Greg Roberts of Siloam Springs; three sisters, Rosanna Andrews and husband Rick of Watts, Oklahoma, Priscilla Strickland and husband Wendell of Colcord, and Sheri Roberts of Siloam Springs; three grandchildren, Tommy and Jacquelyn Seitz of Siloam Springs and Ethan Brewer of Colcord.

Visitation will be held at the Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home on Sunday, September 8, 2019 from 5 to 7 p.m.

Funeral service will be held at the Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Chapel on Monday, September 9, 2019 at 10 a.m. Brother Conley Chesney will officiate the service. Burial will be held at the Row Cemetery in Colcord, Oklahoma under the direction of Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home of Siloam Springs, Arkansas. To sign the online guestbook, please visit