Sherman D. Robertson Jr. September 7, 1939 – December 11, 2016

Sherman D. Robertson Jr., age 77, of Belton passed away Sunday, December 11, 2016, in Gatesville. Graveside services were held at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, December 15, 2016, at Restland Cemetery, with the Rev. Ken Laney offi ciating. Sherman was born on September 7, 1939, in Austin, Texas, to the late Sherman D. Robertson Sr. and Rosa Slaughter Robertson. He graduated from Abilene High School. He married Delores Jean Tesson on September 2, 1960. They moved to Gatesville in 1980, residing here for 25 years, moving to Cypress in 2005, and then to Belton. He was a sales manager at Kalyn Siebert Trailers in Gatesville for 24 years until his retirement. He was a member of First Baptist Church. He was also a former member of the Coryell County Sheriff’s Posse. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Delores Jean Robertson in 2013; granddaughter, Bradie Robertson in 1998; and two brothers, Jesse and Clifton Robertson. Sherman is survived by his daughter, Ginger Elliott of Belton; son, Randy Robertson and wife, April of Gatesville; and four grandchildren, Brittan and Bailey Elliott and Payton and Sydnie Robertson. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 3919 E. Hwy. 84, Gatesville, TX 76528.

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