The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, September 24, 2016 at the Shelton Temple C.O.G.I.C., Buena Vista, Georgia where Elder Charlie Kelley is pastor. Elder John Minter will officiate Burial will follow in the Cedar Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Conner Mill, Ellaville, Georgia.
Diane was born September 26, 1957 to Johnnie B. Jackson Minter and the late Samuel Minter in Buena Vista, Marion County, Georgia. She was educated in the public school system of Marion County whereas she was a 1975 graduate of Marion County High School. She was married to James Robertson and to this union three children was born. Two children, James Stanford Robertson Jr. and Whitney Sharday Robertson, and two brothers, Alfred Minter and Donnie Minter, preceded her in death. She was former employee of Davidson Rubber Company of Americus, Georgia where she worked as an Assembly Technician. She also worked at other establishments through the years and later became a devoted mother to her children. She acknowledged Jesus Christ at an early age. She attended and supported various churches in the community, Mt. Zion Primitive Baptist Church, Ever Green Baptist Church and Shelton Temple COGIC.
Survivors are her husband, James Robertson, Ellaville, Georgia; daughter, Brianna S. Robertson, Ellaville, Georgia; mother, Johnnie B Minter, Buena Vista, Georgia; two grandchildren, Niylah M. Sampson and Nah’Cari M. Sampson; siblings, Samuel Lamar Minter, Buena Vista, Georgia, John Minter (Michelle), Buena Vista, Georgia, Timothy Minter (Lisa), Seattle, Washington, Jeffery Minter (Shadonna), Columbus, Georgia; aunt, Beauty Thornton, Buena Vista, Georgia; brothers/sister-in-law, Larry G William, Regina Sales Lamarr, Eddie Neal Robertson, and a host of nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.