- Cullman, Alabama

October 26, 2013

Willard Robertson

The Cullman Times

CULLMAN — Funeral services for Willard Robertson, 94, of Hanceville will be held on Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, at 1 p.m. at Hanceville Funeral Home Chapel; Trueman Davis and Buddy Perkins officiating; with interment in Fairview West Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Monday from noon to 1 p.m.

Hanceville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Robertson passed away on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, at Hanceville Nursing and Rehab. He served in the US Army during World War II from March 1941 to August 1945 and was a Pearl Harbor survivor. He returned home in 1945 to his true love, Nellean, who had been waiting for his return for 4 years. They resided in Hanceville and enjoyed 68 years together.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Alex and Louella Butts Robertson; a sister, Ruthie Robertson Bradley and four brothers, Ellis Robertson, Lynn Robertson, Grady Robertson and Homer Robertson.

He is survived by his wife, Nellean Parson Robertson; brother, Carl (Mayola) Robertson and a host of nieces and nephews.