RITES SLATED SUNDAY FOR LOCAL YOUTH

This obit appeared in either the Hillsboro Daily Mirror or Hillsboro Reporter (they were both in operation at same time) August 16, 1962

The body of Garland Robertson, who was killed in an automobile accident in England, Friday, August 3, was returned to Hillsboro Saturday, August 12, at 11:12 p m by train.

Garland, a native of Comanche, attended Hillsboro High School.

He went overseas in June 1961.

Survivors include his parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. K. Robertson, 904 E. Franklin; two brothers, SSgt. Gerald R. Robertson of Del Rio, John S. Robertson of Dallas; two sisters, Mrs. Maine Runnels of Euless, and Mrs. Carol Smith of Nacana.

Funeral services will be at the First Methodist Church Sunday, August 12, at 4 p m.

Rev. Robert Cook, Pastor of Line Street Methodist Church and Rev. Lloyd Cocker of Cleburne, pastor of the Saint Paul Methodist Church will officiate.

Burial will be in Ridge Park Cemetery.

This obit was donated to Hill County Genealogical Society by Mrs. Bill (Marie) Henderson, October 2003. The newspaper was not listed, see note above.