Age: 76 Address: Micaville, North Carolina Date of Death: Monday, August 18, 2014 Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Service
Details: Donna Robinson Fox of Micaville, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, August 18th at Brookside Rehabilitation and Care.
A native of Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Galen and Ruby Gouge Robinson. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Vernon Albert Fox; brother, Ray Robinson and a step-son, Joel Fox.
Donna was a loving and caring mother, grandmother and friend who loved cooking, gardening and working in her flowers. She will always be remembered for her giving nature.
Surviving is her daughter, Jody Woody and husband, Tommy, of Double Island; grandson, who she raised like a son, Steve Robinson of Green Mountain; granddaughter, Michaela Isaacs and husband, Mark, of Double Island; sisters: Emma Fisher of Asheboro and Alice McMahan and husband, Linzey, of Newdale; step-daughters: Donna Burleson and husband, Randy, of Spruce Pine and Patricia Jarrett and husband, Tom, of Bakersville; step-sons: Gary Fox and wife, Judy, of Big Creek, Larry Fox and wife, Vanessa, of Newdale and Randall Fox of Micaville; great-grandchildren: Joel Robinson, Riley Robinson, Shasta Condrey and Dylan Thomas; 11 step-grandchildren; 13 step great-grandchildren. Also surviving is her little dog, Katie.
Memorial services will be held at 8 p.m. on Friday, August 22nd in the Chapel of Yancey of Funeral Services. Rev. Kenneth Forbes will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the services at the funeral home.
The family would like to say a special thank you to Hospice and palliative Care of the Blue Ridge for the wonderful care given to Donna and memorial donations may be made to them at 236 Hospital Drive, Spruce Pine, NC 28777.
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