J.C. Robertson, 89, of Flat Rock, passed away April 29, 2017 at his residence.
Born July 24, 1927 in Bartholomew County, he was the son of Drius and Frances
(Rose) Robertson. He married Judith (Zeigler) Robertson on December 31, 1952 and she survives.
Other survivors include children- Brian Robertson (wife Gretchen) of Flat Rock, Kerry Robertson (wife Tina) of Hope, Jeanine Rosenfeld (husband Patrick) of Union,
Kentucky, Garth Robertson (wife Bonnie) of Flat Rock,& Gwynn Yoder (husband Marty) of Howe, IN; brother David Robertson of Hope, sisters- Marilyn Mize of Columbus,
Ann Campbell of Hope, Rosemary Holder of Waldron, & Nancy Jackman of Columbus; grandchildren- Derrick Robertson, Briana Wilson, Kyle Robertson, Nicole Robertson, Samuel Worland, Hannah Sage, Cody Yoder, Jeremiah Yoder, & five great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, & brothers Paul E. Robertson and Marvin Robertson.
Mr. Robertson had lived in this area his entire lifetime, and was a long time self employed farmer.
He had also been a bus driver with Southwestern School District for 24 years. He was a US Army veteran. After leaving the service, he drove a route for Omar Bakeries, and had been employed as an inspector for Cummins Engine Co. for 17 years. J.C. was a member of the Flat Rock Christian Church and had graduated from Flat Rock High School in 1946, where he was the last surviving member of his graduating class.
Funeral services will be on Thursday May 4, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at Flat Rock Christian Church, with
Pastor Brian Ebersold officiating. Burial will be in Flat Rock Cemetery. Friends may call on Wednesday evening from 5-8:00 p.m. at Glenn E. George & Son Funeral Home, 437 Amos Road.