SIDS Foundation, Inc.

"The Life Guide Journey To Truth"

About Us

SIDS Foundation, Inc was birthed from the legacy of the late Sid Roberts, a distinguished leader, activist and businessman of Nacogdoches, Texas. Mr. Roberts was the owner of the Sid Roberts Funeral Home, a historical black-owned funeral home established in 1910. Mr. Roberts was a catalyst of change and he empowered the advancement of education, equality and the evolution of possibilities within his community. His legacy continues through the next generation of leaders and advocates.

The SIDS Foundation, Inc is a non-profit 501c3 organization designed to empower individuals to realize their potential.

Future Projects:

1.5 million renovation project of the original building of Sid Roberts Funeral Home, which will provide the following services (projected completion-February 2016):

Community Meeting Room/Community Center

Computer Lab/Office Services

Apprenticeship for Mortuary Students

Youth Outlook Program

Contact Us:

Noel Cotton-President/ CEO (current owner/FDIC of Sid Roberts Funeral Home)

(936) 554-5423

Tanja-Maria Harris-Executive Director-SIDS Foundation, Inc.

(936) 564-4771

Board Members

Noel D. Cotton

Nuru Witherspoon

Frankie. L. Washington

Lois Davis


3535 SE Stallings Dr

Nacogdoches, TX 75961


Mon - Fri: 9AM - 5PM

Sat: Closed

Sun: Closed