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Funeral services for Mrs. Thelma Alton (Tony) Robertson, 54, will be held at 3 p.m. today (Thursday) in Cone First Baptist Church. Mr. C.M. Fields, pastor of Ralls First Baptist Church will officiate, assisted by Mr. R.C. Guest, pastor of Cone Baptist Church. Burial will be in Cone Cemetery under direction of Carter Funeral Home.

Mrs. Robertson died at noon Wednesday in a Lubbock hospital where she had been a patient since Friday. She came to Crosby County in 1920 from Erath County.

Survivors include her husband, A.L. (Bill) Robertson; four sons, Wayne, Lubbock, James and Dale, Ralls, and Charles, Plainview; three daughters, Mrs. Reta Pierce, and Mrs. Jean Richards, Floydada, and Mrs. Helen Pierce, Lubbock, four brothers, Leldon Cox, Floydada, Lewis Cox, Carlton, Jesse and Earle both of Lubbock; two sisters, Mrs. Earl Hall, Dublin, and Mrs. Marvin Little, Ralls, and 18 grandchildren.

©Crosbyton Review, November 1963
Record provided by Crosby County Pioneer Memorial Museum
transcribed by Linda Fox Hughes

RALLS (Special) — Services for former Crosby County resident Bill Robertson, 71, of Bangs will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Emma Church of Christ in Ralls with ministers Ralph Moore and Elvin Upton officiating.

Burial will be in Cone Cemetery at Ralls under direction of Carter-Adams Funeral Home. Earlier arrangements were by Davis-Morris Funeral Home of Brownwood.

Robertson died at 4:15 p.m. Thursday at Brownwood Community Hospital after a short illness.

The Denton County native lived in the Crosby County area for a number of years before moving to the Brownwood area. Robertson, a retired farmer, had lived in Bangs for three years. He married Jewel Jones on Sept. 30, 1975, at Brownwood. He was a member of the Church of Christ.

Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Rita Pierce of Floydada, Helen Robertson of Texarkana, Jean Richards of Hemphill; four sons, Wayne of Anton, Jim of Lorenzo, Charles of San Angelo and Dale of St. Louis, Mo.; two stepsons, E.T. Householder of Mineola and H.D. Householder of Pasadena; two stepdaughters, Joyce Jones of Bangs and Patsy Briggs of Phoenix, Ariz..; two brothers,Jack Robertson of Ralls and John Fowler of Floydada; two sisters, Myrtle Pope of Plainview and Ella Hanna of Fort Worth; 38 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren.

©Lubbock Avalanche Journal, August 25, 1979
Record provided by Crosby County Pioneer Memorial Museum
transcribed by Linda Fox Hughes

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