Vera Robertson, 81, of Big Spring died Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in a local hospital. Graveside funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, April 11, 2014, at the Peace Chapel at Trinity Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from to 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home.
Vera was born July 22, 1932, in Spur, Texas and married "Buddy" Robertson Jan. 1, 1951, in Girard, Texas. He preceded her in death March 4, 2003.
She was the owner of the Pretty Things Boutique in Big Spring for 14 years and later worked for the Tom Boy Shop. She loved doing for others and was a great cook.
She is survived by one son, Mike Robertson and wife, Sue, of Midland; one daughter, Vicki Martin of Lubbock; one brother, L.J. Williams and wife, Marie, of Lubbock; four sisters, Edith Simmons of New Braunfels, Melba Putman of Seminole, Willie Gallagher and husband, Bobby, of Clyde and Joann Slaughter of Turpin, Okla.; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Lonnie and Pauline Hardy Williams; one son, Scott Robertson; one daughter, Patti Robertson; and one sister.
The family suggests memorials be made to the donor's favorite charity.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences may be made at: www.npwelch.com