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Amel Dee RobertsonPassing: November 28, 2019


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Chastain Funeral Home

Thursday, December 5th @ 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


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WILLIAMS – Amel Dee Robertson, 59, passed away Thursday, November 28, 2019, at Indiana University Health Bloomington Hospital.

Born January 21, 1960, in Lawrence County, he was the son of Donald Earl and Betty June (Tolbert) Robertson.

Amel had been employed at Indiana Limestone and Mitchell Transport.  He loved fishing, mushroom hunting, and John Deere, and enjoyed going to truck shows.  Amel was a 1978 graduate of Mitchell High School.

Ben Robertson of Bedford
Heather Laster of Bedford
Amy Robertson of Williams
4 grandchildren
1 great grandson
Larry Robertson of Fayetteville
Jerry Robertson of Bedford
Donald Robertson of Mitchell
Albert Robertson of Mitchell

His parents preceded him in death.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.  Thursday, December 5, at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.

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18 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Patrice Buher | http://Scottsdale, AZ
    Date: December 10, 2019
    Such a short season for such a kind and respectful man. May you and your family and friends find some comfort of knowing he was and will be remembered kindly. Member of Class of 1978
  2. Guest: Tonya stroud | http://Bloomfield, In
    Date: December 8, 2019
    Amel was such a sweet soul and I always thought of him as a gentle giant. I hope all the peace and happiness he searched for here on earth finds him in heaven. Rest easy good man. You will be missed.
  3. Guest: Becky Lee-Johnson | http://Bedford, in.
    Date: December 5, 2019
    Amel was a great guy! A great brother in law for 11 years. He loved his kids, family and friends. RIP AMEL D. You will be missed!
  4. Guest: Randy Hensley | http://French Lick, IN
    Date: December 5, 2019
    Amel has been a great friend since grade school at Huron, he will be missed by us all.
  5. Guest: Janet and Charlie | http://Mitchell
    Date: December 4, 2019
    So sorry for your loss. Charlie and Janet
  6. Guest: Brian Scott | http://Mitchell Indiana
    Date: December 4, 2019
    I was a classmate with Amel we played football together and after school we worked together at the BIG BLUE STORE . Amel will be missed.
  7. Guest: randy prewitt | http://bedford in
    Date: December 4, 2019
    I went to school with Amel always liked him. he was a very good person
  8. Guest: Bobby Brown | http://Venice Florida
    Date: December 4, 2019
    Don and Albie I’m really sorry to hear about Amel. He was always really good to me and I thought he was a good man. I’m sorry for your loss.
  9. Guest: Tammy Tolbert Gardner | http://Bloomington , In
    Date: December 3, 2019
    Went to school with Amel and he was a very nice guy. I remember him with long black hair and sweet and respectful.Condolences and comfort to his family. Way too young to pass!
  10. Guest: Sandy Goforth | http://Bedford, Indiana
    Date: December 3, 2019
    Was Honored to have met Amel.We had lunch together at Fort Vallonia Days one years.I miss you .Rest In Peace.
  11. Guest: Eddie Hatfield | http://Mitchell Indiana
    Date: December 3, 2019
    Sorry for you all"s loss. I was fortunate to run around with Amel, Dean Smith, and Jeff&Jim Tolbert in a 1965 Ford Fairlane 500 in the late great 70's. Jeff took us to the WAKY tower in Louisville on sat. night. Seemed like we all had good cheap fun all the time. Best of times!
  12. Guest: Kathy & Steve Taylor | http://Williams, Indiana
    Date: December 3, 2019
    I have known Amel for many years.Our parents were friends and visited sometimes. Amel worked with my husband at Lawrence County Highway Dept.He will be missed. Prayers for his family.
  13. Guest: Melanie F Roberts | http://Mitchell
    Date: December 3, 2019
    Amel was my neighbor. He sure heloed me a lot after my husband, Steve died. Your dad/brother may have been stubborn some times but he was a softy at heart. I was in his class at school too.I remember him letting a pig in ...I can say that now because he can't get in trouble. LOL He was fun back then You had a good dad & brother. .
  14. Guest: Sonja Knight | http://Hodgenville, Ky
    Date: December 3, 2019
    We rode the same school bus, provably until we could drive. I'm so sorry that he has passed?
  15. Guest: Sandy Pipher Neal | http://ORLEANS
    Date: December 3, 2019
    So sorry to hear of Amel's passing. I hadn't seen him for several years. I remember having some of the same classes with him in highschool. Class of 78
  16. Guest: Lawrence Burton | http://Mitchell Indiana
    Date: December 3, 2019
    To my best friend u will be missed I love you. See u later. Brother
  17. Guest: David McPherson | http://Mitchell, Ind
    Date: December 2, 2019
    Was a great person and he will be missed by many
  18. Guest: Brenda Mckain | http://Bedford, Ind
    Date: December 2, 2019
    All volunteers of Lawrence County Cancer Patient Services are all so sorry for your loss.