Mary Magdalene (Rogers) Robertson, age 85 of Speedwell,Tenn., passed away peacefully at her home on October 27, 2012 surrounded by her loving husband and daughters. Magdalene was a faithful member of Shady Grove Baptist Church where she welcomed everyone with open arms.
She has a multitude of friends and never missed a chance to witness and share the goodness of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She was preceded in death by her father, Oars Frank Rogers and mother, Lillie Price Rogers Berkley; sister, Dicy Jane Moyers; grandson, Porter Bradley Greer and many other family members that she longed to see again in Heaven.
She is survived by her husband, Ralph A. Robertson; daughters, Donna (Don) Williams, Frances (Douglas) Murphy, Patricia (Bill) Shumate, Betty Jo (Joe) Evans, Joy Robertson, Lesia (Brad) Walker; grandchildren, Sherry (Kevin) Ingle, Cindy (Tim) Siler, Steven Murphy, Mark Williams and Tarah Keck; great grandchildren, Jeremy Siler, Savannah Siler, and Halle Rowland; great great grandchild, Bentley Siler and many other relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Monday, October 29, 2012 at Coffey Funeral Home in Harrogate with funeral service to follow at 8 p.m. with Rev. Johnny Parker and Rev. Mitchell Keck officiating. Singers will be the Shady Grove Choir. Graveside service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at the Greasy Hollow Family Cemetery with pallbearers: Don Williams, Bill Shumate, Joe Evans, Brad Walker, Steven Murphy and Mark Williams. Honorary pallbearers: Douglas Murphy, Billy Wayne Smith, June Smith, Jeremy Siler, Tim Siler and Kevin Ingle. Coffey Funeral Home in charge. www.coffey-fh.com.