John Robert Robertson Sr., 74, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, Aug. 13, 2005, at his residence.
Born June 8, 1931, in Gideon, Mo., son of the late Willie D. and Alpha Mae Prince Robertson, he was employed at Pepsi Cola and was retired from the Malden Schools. He was a member of the Spoonerville Baptist Church in Malden.
On Dec. 12, 1954, in Hernando, Miss., he married Marcella Nadine Sandusky.
Survivors also include one son, John Robertson and wife, Georgena, of Lakewood, Colo.; two daughters, Shelby Gay Earnheart and husband, Rick, of Malden and Kristy Lynn Robertson McMunn and husband, Leslie David, of Malden; one brother, Willie Edward Robertson, of Dixon, Ill.; three sisters, Norma Church and husband, Jay, of Ft. Myers, Fla., Shirley Aaron and husband, Wyman, of Dellwood, Mo., and Francis Paul and husband, Raymond, of Malden; four granddaughters, Carrie Lynn Sawyer and Sarah Leighann Earnheart, both of Malden and Johnna Raquel and Amanda Rae Robertson, both of Lakewood; one great-grandson, Mason John Sawyer; six step-grandchildren and 11 step-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one sister, Helen Grace and two brothers, Clifford and Clarence Robertson.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 15, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel in Malden with the Revs. Richard Blagg and Fred Lewis officiating.
Burial was in the Bernie Cemetery at Bernie, Mo.