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Lura Lavenia Robertson

May 29, 1924 - December 6, 2012
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Lura Lavenia Robertson May 29th, 1924 – December 6th, 2012 Born on May 24th, 1924 in Petersburg, Texas, she is preceded in death by her husband Francis, by her parents Jim & Irene Cain, and two brothers and three sisters. She is survived by a daughter, Sharon Simmons of Lubbock; son Johnny & wife Darlene of Springtown, TX; son Jerry & wife Nellie of The Villages, FL; son Larry & Joella of Corinth, TX; son Mark of Dallas, TX; grandsons Steve, Johnny Jr., Trey, Taylor, & Zach; granddaughters Samantha, Rhonda & Amy; six great-grandchildren; sister Audene & husband Clyde of Lubbock; sister Lenda & husband...
Lura Lavenia Robertson

May 29th, 1924 – December 6th, 2012

Born on May 24th, 1924 in Petersburg, Texas, she is preceded in death by her husband Francis, by her parents Jim & Irene Cain, and two brothers and three sisters.

She is survived by a daughter, Sharon Simmons of Lubbock; son Johnny & wife Darlene of Springtown, TX; son Jerry & wife Nellie of The Villages, FL; son Larry & Joella of Corinth, TX; son Mark of Dallas, TX; grandsons Steve, Johnny Jr., Trey, Taylor, & Zach; granddaughters Samantha, Rhonda & Amy; six great-grandchildren; sister Audene & husband Clyde of Lubbock; sister Lenda & husband Dalton of Tahoka, and brother Travis of Lubbock.

Lavenia met Francis Robertson in 1948 on a blind date. They married on April 19, 1949. Lavenia retired from the Veterans Administration in December 1989 after 44 years of service. She was a member of Sunset Church of Christ.

Her life revolved around her Faith and family. She enjoyed attending church and loved going to her bible study class. She never failed to make her weekly Buns Over Texas trip with her beloved brothers and sisters, and she always made sure to devote time to her children and grandchildren, in whom she took great pride.

Her family would like to thank Dr. Arundhati Harati, Dr.Chanda Dihenia, the staff at Raider Ranch, her Sunset Church of Christ family & her neighbors and friends for their loving care over the past several months.

Pallbearers include Johnny Robertson, Jr., Trey Robertson, Taylor Robertson, Zachary Simmons, Sammy Robertson & David Pilkinton. Honorary Pallbearer Steve Robertson.

Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00pm on Sunday, December 9th, 2012 at Resthaven Funeral Home (5740 W. 19th St. Lubbock, TX 79407)

Services will be held on Monday, December 10th, 2012 at 10:00am at Resthaven's Abbey Chapel.

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