Hershel Robertson

Jason AldermanColumnist

December 17, 2012

Hershel Robertson, 72, of Hazard, died Sunday, Dec. 16 at the hospice care center in Hazard.

He was retired from the Perry County road crew, and was the son of the late Roy Robertson and the late Eua Howard Robertson. He was also preceded in death by his son, Hershel Earl Robertson, daughter Teresa Brewer, and three grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife, Janice Robertson; daughter Debra Curtis; son Roy Daniel Robertson; sisters Cleta Mae Baker and Barbara Ann Deaton; brother Fred Robertson; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a host of family and friends.

Arrangements are being handled by Maggard Brothers Funeral Home of Hazard, where the family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 18. Services will begin at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 19 with Paul Turner and Paul Couch officiating. Interment will be at Campbell Cemetery on 16 Mile Creek.