Obituary: Myrtle Marie Robbins

February 10, 1948 – January 26, 2023

Myrtle Marie Robbins, 74, of Mitchell, passed away Thursday, January 26, 2023, at Paoli Health and Living Community.

Born February 10, 1948, in Spencer, she was the daughter of Cecil and Rosie (Frankenburger) Sheese.  Marie married John Franklin Robbins, Sr. in December 1978 and he survives.

Marie retired as an assembler at General Electric.  She enjoyed taking care of her grandkids and cooking.

Surviving is her husband, John Franklin Robbins, Sr. of Mitchell; children, John F. (Mary) Robbins, Jr. of Mitchell, Thomas L. (Elizabeth) Robbins, and Rose M. (Shawn) Perkin of Louisville, Kentucky; seven grandchildren; and sister, Mae Collins of Bowling Green, Indiana.

Her parents and siblings, Eugene Sheese and Virgie Rambo, preceded her in death.

Graveside service will be at 1:00 p.m. Monday, January 30, at Mitchell Cemetery with Reverend Reggie Clark officiating.  Burial will follow.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Monday at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.

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