Barbara Ann (Oliver) Robertson, age 82, was born on March 19, 1938 to Howard and Bessie Oliver in Overton, Texas. She died on Oct. 15, 2020 in Garden City, KS. Barbara was the youngest of 11 children, and when she was in the first grade her family moved to Enid, OK. She met her husband, Forrest “Corky” Robertson while a senior in high school in Enid. They were married 64 years.
Two grandchildren, Zachary and Abby Hunter preceded her in death as well as her parents and nine of her siblings. She is survived by her husband, Corky; four children Beth Schweitz, Michele Atkinson, Michael Robertson, and Amy Hunter; a sister Cerita Helt; 12 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Barbara’s Life was held at 1:30 p.m. on Oct. 19, 2020 at Bible Christian Church in Garden City, KS. The service may also be viewed on Facebook Live on the Garnand Funeral Home Facebook page. A private family interment will take place at a later date in Enid, OK. There will be no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials given to Bible Christian Church or to the Donor’s Choice both in care of Garnand Funeral Home of Garden City. Condolences may be given at garnandfuneralhomes.com.
Posted online on October 19, 2020