Funeral services for Bessie Mae Robinson, 81, West Plains, Missouri will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 24, 2015, in the Rose Chapel at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mrs. Robinson died at 4:42 p.m., Thursday, February 19, 2015, at NHC Healthcare.
She was born May 13, 1933, at Pottersville, Missouri, to Albert James Hall and Myrtle Louise Fox Hall. On October 7, 1950, she was married at Salem, Arkansas, to Arch Robinson, who preceded her in death on January 30, 1991. Mrs. Robinson was a homemaker and was a babysitter to many children. She loved to cook and enjoyed sewing and taking walks. Mrs. Robinson was a member of the Church of Christ and attended Central Church of Christ.
She is survived by five children, Joy Horton, Carthage, Missouri, Reva Swaringim, husband Patrick, Licking, Missouri, Danny Robinson, significant other, Eveonne, Pomona, Missouri, Keith Robinson, wife, Nita, Carthage, Missouri and Jana Robinson, West Plains, Missouri; eleven grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; two brothers, Darrell Hall, Wichita, Kansas and Gerald Hall, wife, Dona, West Plains; and several nieces and nephews.
Her parents, husband, five brothers, Hubert, Doyle, Virdus, Johnny and Glen Hall and three sisters, Joyce May, Mary May and Jeanette Robinson, precede her in death.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Monday at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Union Grove Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Union Grove Cemetery, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.