Mallie Robinson

Age: 83
Address: Burnsville
Date of Death: Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Services

Details: Mallie Robinson of Burnsville went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 5th at her home surrounded by her loving family.  A native of Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Noah and Glence Ray Scott and wife of the late Nat Robinson, who passed away in 1996.  She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Wanda Davenport; son, L.B. Robinson; sisters: Ollie Griffith, Mollie Moss and Ernie Moss and brother, Wade Scott.  Mallie was a member of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church and a loving mother and grandmother who loved gardening, canning, freezing and ceramics but most of all she loved her family and her Lord.
     Surviving are her daughter, Annie Grinestaff and husband, Sam, of Brush Creek; sons: Jerry Robinson and wife, JoAnn of Burnsville, Vernon Robinson and wife, Cheryl, of Burnsville, Dean Robinson of Mars Hill and Kelly Robinson and wife, Beverly, of Burnsville; sisters, Marie Scott of Fayetteville and Leynore Walton and husband, David, of West Point, Virginia; sister-in-law, Bernice Scott of Lower Browns Creek; 13 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.
     Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 8th in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services.  The Rev. Davy Shelton will officiate.  Burial will follow in the Scott Cemetery on Prices Creek.  The family will receive friends from 7 until 9 p.m. on Friday in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services.   At other times the family will be at Mallie’s home on Reservoir Road.
     The family would like to say a very special thank you to Rachel Dollar and the staff of Hospice of Yancey County for the wonderful care given to Mallie.  The family requests memorial donations be made to Operation Feed A Child Yancey County, 151 Laurel Heights Drive, Burnsville, NC 28714.  To send an online condolence, please visit the website:

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