A funeral service for Barbara Loretta Robinson, age 76, of Jacksonville, is scheduled for 2 o'clock in the afternoon Tuesday, April 12, 2016, at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with the Rev. Paul McKinney officiating. She will be laid to rest at Providence Cemetery beside her beloved husband, whom she married on April 2, 1953, Everett L. "Bo" Robinson.
Barbara passed away Thursday, April 7, 2016, in Athens.
She was born February 1, 1940, in Cherokee County. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, of Eustace, Texas and a homemaker. Barbara was a member of the Rebekah Lodge in Jacksonville and the Order of the Eastern Star, Gun Barrel City, Texas Number 1114.
She was preceded in death by her husband; Everett L. "Bo" Robinson, parents; Edward B. and Vera Leora Perry White and daughter; Kathy D. Wright.
Left to cherish her memory is her son, James E. Robinson and fiancé Patricia Wright of Jacksonville, daughter, Tonya D. Helmig and husband Wayne R. of Payne Springs, brothers; Larry White and wife Sandra and Elvis Glenn White all of Jacksonville, four grandchildren; Michelle Sanchez Jason E. Robinson, Christopher J. Helmig and Calvin R. Helmig, four great grand- children; Cruz Sanchez, AudreyAnna Sanchez, Jacob Robinson and Hanna Robinson and several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be: Aaron White, Jason E. Robinson, Christopher J. Helmig, Calvin R. Helmig, Wayne R. Helmig and Randy Wright.
Visitation will begin on Monday, April 11, 2016, and friends are cordially invited to visit with the family from 5 to 7 o'clock in the evening at Autry Funeral Home, Jacksonville.
Memorials may be made to Hospice Plus at 627 S. Palestine St. Athens, Texas 75751 or the National Parkinson Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street Suite 800 Miami, FL 33131.
Published on April 8, 2016