Born Sept. 22, 1937 in Burnsville, Miss., son of the late Henry Wallace and Jessie Nagle Robertson, he was employed as a manufacturing engineer for 23 years with Emerson Electric and 10 years with Mason-Chamberlain. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran and attended Calvary Free Will Baptist Church in Springdale, Ark.
Survivors include his wife, Frances Robertson, of the home; two sons, Brett Robertson, of Conway, Ark., and Bart Robertson, of Austin, Texas; three sisters, Jo Ann Greer, of Dexter, Mo., Betty Beveridge, of Summerville, Tenn., and Vickie Frawner, of Southaven, Miss., and 2 grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., today, Thursday, Nov. 6, at Beards Funeral Home Chapel in Fayetteville and from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., Friday, Nov. 7, at Calvary Free Will Baptist Church
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, Nov. 7, at Calvary Free Will Baptist Church with Rev. Clark Snow officiating.
Burial will follow in the Fayetteville National Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to The Habitat for Humanity of Washington County, 419 W. Rock, Fayetteville, AR. 72701 or the Salvation Army, 219 West 15 Street, Fayetteville, AR. 72701.
Online condolences may be sent to www.beardsfuneralchapel.com.