Graveside services for Mildred Robertson, 94, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, July 19, 2013, at Oak Lawn Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mrs. Robertson died at 6:54 a.m., Friday, July 12, 2013, at West Vue Nursing Center.
She was born September 30, 1918, at West Plains, Missouri, to Clarence N. Taylor and Maude Songer Taylor. Mrs. Robertson graduated from West Plains High School with the Class of 1935. On October 13, 1956, she was married at Jackson, Mississippi, to Claude Martin Robertson, who preceded her in death on March 8, 2005. She was a homemaker, had been a bookkeeper for West Plains Propane and loved gardening and cooking. Mrs. Robertson was a member of the First Christian Church.
She is survived by one sister, Marcella Steele, Scottsdale, Arizona; her nieces and nephews, Judy Pepin, Leavenworth, Kansas, Lynn Kiser, Napa, California, David Steele, Phoenix, Arizona, Richard Steele, Scottsdale, Arizona and Steve Steele, Phoenix, Arizona; several great-nieces and great-nephews; and special friends, Larry and Mildred Ball, Koshkonong, Missouri.
Her parents, husband and two sisters, precede her in death.
Visitation will be from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Thursday at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Dripping Springs Cemetery, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.robertsondrago.com.