Laura Brown Robertson

Dec. 2, 1927 –

Dec. 20, 2013

Laura Brown Robertson was born Dec. 2, 1927 in Waxahachie. Her parents were Oscar Love and Levada (Gray) Brown. She went to be with her lord and savior on Dec. 20, 2013 in Waxahachie.

Laura attended Waxahachie High School. She married Walter Robertson on July 7, 1950 and he passed away Nov. 29, 1971. She was a member of the South Prong Baptist Church and was a devoted Christian, loving and devoted mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She loved her family dearly and was lovingly known to everybody as “Nano.” Laura worked at Flexsteel for many years until her retirement in 1989.

Survivors include her son Rick Robertson of Waxahachie; her grandson John Robertson and wife Lindsay of Midlothian; three great-grandchildren, Neeley, Aiden, Eli Robertson; many nieces, nephews and extended family; longtime friend Helen Sims.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Walter Robertson; four brothers, Alvin Brown, Grady Brown, Ted Brown, and J.O.(Manny)Brown; two sisters, Grace Dodson and Bernice Cockrell.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 3-5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 22, 2013 at the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home.

Processional will begin at 1:45 p.m., Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 at the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home with graveside services beginning at 2 p.m. at the Hillcrest Burial Park with Ted Brown officiating.

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Arrangements are under the direction of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home 511 West Main St. in Waxahachie, 972-937-2211.