Avon- Gloria C. (Fisher) Robertson, 84, of Avon, formerly of Lawrence County, died at IU Health West in Avon on Thursday, February 25th.
Born December 28, 1936 in Bedford, she was the daughter of Oval Fisher and Virginia (Mosier) Fisher Catt. She married Roscoe Robertson on June 16, 1956 in Vicksburg, Mississippi and he preceded her in death on December 31, 2016. She was a Contract Specialist at NSWC Crane, where she was very proud to work. She was a member of the John Wallace Chapter of the D.A.R and the 1st Indiana Company of the Jamestown Society. Gloria was an avid sports fan, specifically basketball and the Indiana Pacers, and frequently played golf for many years. She was a lifelong genealogist and said the ancestors she would like to meet the most were Jeremiah Boone and Joyce Neville. She was a lifelong Democrat, and her favorite political figure was President Lyndon B. Johnson.
Survivors include her daughter, Juliana Robertson of Avon; special friends, Mary Lou Thompson, Leslie Thompson, Brad Thompson, Alex Gaddis and Lauren Gaddis. She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; sister, Wynola Fisher Mathis; nephew, Bruce Cobb; and her beloved cat, Pitty Pat.
Services and burial to be held at a later date at Silverville Missionary Baptist Cemetery. Family and friends can express condolences at www.daycarter.com