Mr. Everett Robertson, Jr., age 91, of Brandenburg, KY, passed away on Friday, January 3, 2020 at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown, KY. Mr. Robertson was born October 27, 1928, the son of Everett, Sr. and Mittie Lasley Robertson. He was a World War II Veteran while serving in the United States Army. Junior was a member of Ekron Baptist Church and had the distinct honor of being the oldest living Deacon. He was a carpenter by trade, building numerous homes throughout his lifetime. He loved woodworking, gardening and traveling to Myrtle Beach.
Mr. Robertson is survived by his loving wife of 69 years, Martha Nell Cain Robertson, Brandenburg, KY; three children; Hewitt Thomas Robertson, Benson, AZ; Sharon E. Simmons, and her husband, Bobby, Brandenburg, KY; Bruce Douglas Robertson, and his wife, Rhonda, Webster, KY; nine grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; 10 great-great grandchildren; one niece; two nephews; and several cousins.
Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at the chapel of the Hager Funeral Home, with Brother Gary Benham officiating. Burial, with military honors, will follow in Ekron Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Tuesday, and from 10:00 AM until the time of service on Wednesday. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Hosparus of Central Kentucky, P.O. Box 2149, Elizabethtown, KY 42701.
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