Novella Martha <I>Jackson</I> Robertson

Novella Martha Jackson Robertson

Birth
Pocahontas, Randolph County, Arkansas, USA
Death 16 Sep 2013 (aged 95)
Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas, USA
Burial Pocahontas, Randolph County, Arkansas, USA
Memorial ID 117238359 · View Source
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Novella Martha Robertson, 95, of Little Rock, Arkansas, passed away on Monday, September 16, 2013.

She was born on January 17, 1918, in Pocahontas, AR., to Walter Weekly Jackson and Ada Tyler Jackson.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Walter Cleo Robertson; sisters Notra Shelton and Mary Lea Ham; brother Walter Ray Jackson; brother-in-law Osie Shelton; and sister-in-law Juanita McNabb Jackson.

She is survived by daughter Kathryn Lou (Don) McConnell of Little Rock; son Jim (Cathy) Robertson of Madison, MS; brother-in-law Doyne Ham of Lafayette, LA; grandchildren Jayme (Kevin) McDonald, Ashley Robertson, Reck (Wendy) McConnell, Trevor (Yisel) McConnell, and Mark Wells; great-grandchildren Stormie Wells, Rose Marie McConnell, Lily Marie McConnell, Nicolas McConnell, Zach McConnell and Brady Willis.

Novella grew up in Hamil and Pocahontas. She and her husband moved to Houston, TX for a few years, where he worked as a welder in the shipyards during World War ll and she was employed by Sears; then to North Little Rock where they opened a retail clothing business which they retired from in 1976. After retirement, they enjoyed several years of traveling. She attended Levy Baptist Church in North Little Rock for many years. She thoroughly enjoyed watching a good football or basketball game, especially the Razorbacks, and working in her yard. She also loved politics and listening to music. She moved to Parkway Village in 2006 where she remained until January of 2013, when she transferred to Presbyterian Village to have rehabilitation due to a fractured leg.

Arrangements were by: McNabb Funeral Home in Pocahontas, AR with burial held at the Masonic Cemetery.
Jonesboro Sun, September 18, 2013.


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  • Created by: Sandra
  • Added: 17 Sep 2013
  • Find a Grave Memorial 117238359
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Novella Martha Jackson Robertson (17 Jan 1918–16 Sep 2013), Find a Grave Memorial no. 117238359, citing Masonic Cemetery, Pocahontas, Randolph County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Sandra (contributor 46915147) .