EMILE JOSEPH ROBERTSON I, son of the late Emile Wilbert Robertson and Juanita Augustin Robertson succumbed to his illness on Friday, November 22, 2019 at Oschner Hospital Main Campus. He was known as a humble and hardworking man. He entertained people everywhere he went with his humor, even the hospital staff providing his care. Mr. Robertson was born in New Orleans, La., and resided in Hahnville, La. He was educated at Macarty.
He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years Verna Pinkins Robertson, his son, Emile J. Robertson II, 3 grandchildren, 2 sisters and a host of other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his sister Edwina Bell.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 30, 2019 at 1P.M. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses located at 3031 Old Behrman Hwy. New Orleans La. The visitation will begin at 12:30P.M. Family, friends and co-workers of Harry Hurst Middle School are invited as we commemorate the life of a loving husband and father.
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