The funeral service will be conducted at 12:00 noon, Saturday, April 18, 2015 at the Evergreen Baptist Church, Evergreen Road, Mauk, Georgia. The Reverend Joseph Brown will officiate. Interment will follow in the Cedar Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Connor Mill Road, Ellaville, Schley County, Georgia. The remains will lay in state at the church from 11:00 A.M. until the hour of service.
Whitney was born July 4, 1988 in Americus, Sumter County, Georgia to James Stanford Robertson, Sr. and Diane Minter Robertson. She was preceded in death by her brother, James Stanford Robertson, Jr. She was also preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Carl S. and Margarine Williams Robertson, and her maternal grandfather, Sam Minter.
She acquired her education in the public school system of Marion County and her Christian training at the Evergreen Baptist Church of Mauk, Georgia.
Precious in the sight of God is the death of his saints. Whitney was loved and cherished by her loving family and friends which include the following: her devoted parents, James Stanford Robertson, Sr. (his fiancée, Vera Sykes), Ellaville, Georgia and her loving and devoted mother, Diane Minter Robertson of Buena Vista, Georgia; her sister, Brianna S. Robertson, Ellaville, Georgia; her maternal grandmother, Johnnie B. Minter, Buena Vista, Georgia; niece, Niylah Sampson, Ellaville, Georgia; aunts and uncles, Regina Sales Lamarr, Atlanta, Georgia, Eddie Robertson, Larry Williams, both of Americus, Georgia, Samuel Lamar Minter, John Minter (Michelle), all of Buena Vista, Georgia, Timothy Minter (Lisa) Seattle, Washington and Jeffery Minter (Shadonna), Columbus, Georgia; great aunts/uncles, Corine Respert and Mary B. Sales both of Ellaville, Georgia, Beauty Thornton, Buena Vista, Georgia Lonell Rogers, Americus, Georgia, Wynell Sanders, Martha Small, Juanita Miller (Arthur), all of Tazewell, Georgia and Wayne Sanders (Annie), Reynolds, Georgia; and a host of other relatives and friends.