Graveside service: 11am Tuesday, Pulaski Cemetery.
Arrangements were entrusted to the care of Ott & Lee Funeral Home in Morton.
Mr. Ed Robertson, age 85, a resident of Pulaski went to be with our Lord March 11, 2023. He passed peacefully at home with family after a brief illness. Graveside service will be held, 11am Tuesday, March 14, 2023 at Pulaski Cemetery. Bro. Mickey Walls will officiate the service. Arrangements were entrusted to the care of Ott & Lee Funeral Home in Morton.
Ed Robertson of Pulaski, MS, was born on March 17, 1937, to Russell and Mattie Robertson in Grenada, Mississippi. He was a member of Pulaski Baptist Church. Before moving to Pulaski
15 years ago, he lived in Clinton, MS for 44 years and was a member of Morrison Heights Baptist Church. Ed was a retired business man. He founded Robertson’s Microscope Service in 1961
and retired in December 2005, leaving the family business in the capable hands of his son and daughter-in-law, Eddie and Cindy Robertson. Ed was an avid car enthusiast, well known for many years among street rodders and classic car buffs. He was Mississippi State Representative for Classic Chevy International for many years and especially active in the Chevrolet Nomad Association. He and his wife, Mary, travelled extensively for many years in their Chevrolets to car shows around the country. He loved living out in the country and spent many hours outdoors on his tractor working on the property or tinkering with his cars.
Ed is preceded in death by his father, Russell Robertson; his mother, Mattie Sutherland Lott; and two sisters, Toye Bennett and Eugenia Powell.
He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Mary; three sons: Eddie, Donnie, and Ronnie; one daughter, Cindy, given to him by Eddie when they were married 46 years ago. He is also survived by one grandson, Bradley Robertson; four granddaughters: Marcie (Jason) Riddle, Marlena (Wesley) Strack, Hanna and Cali Robertson; two great granddaughters, Hailey and Breanna Rushing and two great grandsons, Orion and Jovi Cotton.
Ed was a quiet man who loved his family dearly. He was the best husband and most loving father and grandfather you could ever hope for.