Obit: James Robertson

Obit: James Robertson

February 23rd, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Tennessee

WINCHESTER James Edward "Blooper" Robertson, 85, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012, at Southern TN Medical Center in Winchester.He was born March 29, 1926 in Decherd; the son of the late Charles G. and Elizabeth Kennerly Robertson. He served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II and worked as a general contractor.Mr. Robertson was preceded in death by his daughter, Pamela Gail Robertson; brother, Charles K. Robertson. He was a loving father and grandfather; a beloved friend and he will be greatly missed.Surviving are daughters, Debbie (Scott) Smith, of Winchester, Jeanne (Greg) Vaughn of Decherd, Tenn., and Cheri (Jack) Crockett of Knoxville; grandchildren, Audrey Crockett, Chris (Tiffany) Vaughn, Julie Vaughn, Beth (Chris) Thompson, Emily (Brant) McGill and Laura (Harris) Oppenheimer; and great-grandchildren, Nathan Thompson, Scotty Thompson, Will Thompson, Harris Oppenheimer Jr., Maggie Vaughn and Allie Vaughn.A funeral service will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, 2012 in the Moore-Cortner Chapel with interment to follow at Mt. Garner Cemetery, Decherd, Tenn.In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital or the charity of your choice. The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. today, Feb. 23, 2012, at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 First Ave. NW, Winchester. 931-967-2222 www.moorecortner.com.