Edward R. "Eddie" Robertson Jr., of Paducah, formerly of Lyon County, died Sunday, March 12, 2017, at Lourdes hospital. He was 80.
He was a member of Salt and Light Church in Paducah and a retired chief inspector with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
He is survived by his wife, Connie Hawkins Robertson; two daughters, Alice Clark of Lebanon, Tennessee, and Debbie Newcomb of Princeton; two sons, David Robertson and Curtis Robertson, both of Paducah; three sisters, Vicki Faulkner of Eddyville, Mossie Combs of Kuttawa and Kay Kay McCollum of Kuttawa; two brothers, Tony Robertson of Paducah and Pipper Robertson of Crestwood; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one brother, and one grandchild. His parents were Edward Ray Robertson Sr. and Eula Mae Holt Robertson.
Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 15, 2017, at Lakeland Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Eddyville. Rob Estes will officiate. Burial will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Lyon County.
Friends may call from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 15, 2017, at the funeral home.
You may light a candle or leave a message for the family at lakelandchapel.com.