The Obituary for Mrs. Barbara Jo Robertson (Coosa and Tallapoosa Counties)


Graveside Service for Mrs. Barbara Jo Robertson, 72, of Rockford, will be Monday, December 23, 2019 at 12:00 pm at The Rockford Church of Christ Cemetery. Rev. Matthew Reams will officiate.

Mrs. Robertson passed away on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at her residence. She was born on December 7, 1947 in Rockford, Alabama to Albert Wilson Ivey Sr. and Hannah Runnette Litaker Ivey. She was a member of The Church of Christ in Rockford. Barbara was a loving grandmother who loved to keep her grandchildren any chance she could. She had been a member of the EMS in Rockford and she had worked for the Coosa County Sheriff’s Office as a dispatcher and jailer.

She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Robert Robertson of Rockford; daughters, Robin (Angel) Merced of Rockford, Margaret (Fred) Pippin of Rockford; grandchildren, Brandon Michael Merced, Cameron (Taylor) Merced, Charles Robert (Kala) Stephens, Rita Merced, Kaden Merced, Connor Merced, Amber Pippin, Bethany Pippin; great-grandchild, Arizona Stephens; brother, Albert Ivey II; sisters, Betty M. Ivey, Mary Ann Thompson, Patricia Sue Nelson and Peggy Loucretia Hodge.

She was preceded in death by her parents; great-grandchild, Amelia Stephens and sister, Carol Sue Ivey.

Radney Funeral Home of Alexander City, AL is directing.