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Mildred Hart Robertson

Mildred Hart Robertson, age 94 of Gainesville, FL passed away on Sunday July 31, 2016, under the loving care of Haven Hospice. Mrs. Robertson was born to Riley and Ina Hart on October 12, 1921. She married Cole Blease “Robbie” Robertson on December 1, 1946 in Tampa, FL and moved to Gainesville in 1952. She sold Avon products door to door from 1978 until 2013, and was one of the first employees of Lynn’s Hallmark Shop when the Oaks Mall opened in 1978, and worked there until 1993. She lovingly cared for her granddaughter Bailey, and grandson Cole, during their formative years, and attended all of their school and sporting events. Mildred’s greatest loves were God, family and the Florida Gators. She attended as many home football games and baseball games in the 80’s and 90’s as she could, and watched all Gator Sports on TV no matter what kind. Mrs. Robertson was preceded in death by her husband, and her step son Olin Robertson and her seven siblings. She is survived by her daughters Sharon K. Robertson of Marietta, GA, Sandra “Sandi” E. Robertson, and son Steven Michael “Mike” Robertson both of Gainesville, three grandchildren Tracey (David) Brindley, Bailey M. Robertson, and Cole T. Robertson, two great grandchildren D.J. (Samantha) Brindley and Regina (Brandon) Decker, and one great great grandson Braiden Austin Decker due November 30, 2016, two step grandchildren James “Jim” (Denise) Robertson and Deborah (John) Sonnhalter, and five step great grandchildren, Jay Sonnhalter, Jordan Guise, Lauren White, Paige Robertson and Tatum Robertson, and three step great great grandchildren Riley and Weston Guise, and Kayden White, nieces Betty Balsamo, Nancy Padgett, and numerous other family and friends. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday August 3, 2016 at the Milam Funeral Home Chapel, with a visitation one hour prior. Interment will follow in Forest Meadows Central.

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In consideration of COVID-19, as well as the families we are serving, we would like for those of you whose immune systems are compromised please stay home and send the family a condolence card. We may also be forced to postpone services if this continues or worsens. Our profession as funeral directors is not only focused on serving families, but also protecting the families and the community at-large. Thank you and please take care!