Gladys Parsons Robertson of Genoa

Gladys Parsons Robertson, 85, of Genoa, W.Va., went to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 23, 2011. She was born February 7, 1926 in Wayne County, a daughter of the late Jarrett Parsons and Armilda Jane Thompson Parsons. Her husband, Ray Robertson also preceded her in death, along with three sister, Lutie Davis, Emma Drummond, and Ann Rickman, and three brothers, S. J. Parsons, Herbert Parsons, and Clarence “Buck” Parsons. She leaves behind two daughters, Wanda Hewlett and husband Willie of N.C., and Wilma Shirley of Kenova, W.Va.; one son, Larry Robertson of Genoa; three grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild. Also surviving are three sisters, Ruby Holland of Genoa, Zea Nolen, of Genoa, whom she considered very special, and Irene Rowe of Huntington, W.Va. The family would like to thank the staff of Cabell Huntington Hospital for their support and care. Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 26, 2011 at Johnson Tiller Funeral Home with Minister Berman Willis officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Hills Cemetery