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Donny D. Robertson, 71 of Sims, passed away at 12:34PM on Saturday September 17, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville. Donny was born on September 4, 1945 in Sims to Laland and Vivian (Morger) Robertson. He married Beverly Lousing-Not on July 4, 1965. Donny retired from his trucking/logging business in 2013. Donny owned and operated Double "D" Pallets in Sims until his death. Double "D" Pallets will still be in operation by Donny's daughter Kelli Stewart. Donny was a Sims village board trustee for several years. His hobbies were truck pulling and spending time with his family.
Donny is survived by his wife of 51 years Beverly Robertson of Sims. 2 Daughters-Staci (David) Gammon of Wayne City & Kelli (Will) Stewart of Wayne City. Grandchildren-Carri Jo Gammon (Matt Sanders), Chase Gammon, Tori Lee (Jayce Smith) and Donovan Lee. Great Grandson- Cruz Sanders. Brothers- Bill (Doris) Robertson of Fairfield & Harold (Alene) Robertson of Geff. Sisters-Lelah Garrison (friend Kenny Grote) of Sims, Mary Jane (Tom) Brown of Geff, and Pat (Gerold) Legg of Sims. Donny is also survived by Aunts, Uncles, many Nieces, Nephews, Cousins, friends, and a walking buddy Ashton Smith.
He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 brothers- Jimmy and Robert Robertson and an infant baby sister Marlene.
Published on September 20, 2016
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Wayne City, IL, United States