Obituary for Bessie M. Robinson

Bessie Mae Robinson, 71, of Bluemont, Virginia, previously of Loudoun County, Virginia, died Tuesday, July 13, 2010 at her residence.

Mrs. Robinson was born February 2, 1939 in Warren County, Virginia, the daughter of Margie Rosenberry Funk.

She was a homemaker.

She married Cornelius Washington “Buster” Robinson on December 31, 1955 in Middleburg, Virginia. Mr. Robinson died February 6, 1992.

Surviving are four daughters, Bonnie Fowler and her husband, Phil of Bluemont, VA, Barbara Heflin and her husband, Jeff of Berryville, VA, Mabel Meetre and her husband, Bill of Ashburn, VA, and Mary Marshall and her husband, Michael, Sr. of Stafford, VA; two sons, Ronnie Ray Robinson and his wife, Peggy of Purcellville, VA and Kenneth Robinson and his wife, Tina of Martinsburg, WV; a step-son, Dennis Fewell and his wife, Tina of Berkeley Springs, WV; a sister, Ella Mae Figgens of Front Royal, VA; a brother, Jeff Funk of Woodstock, VA; 21 grandchildren, Michael, Steven, and Phillip, Jr. Fowler, Jessica and Ethan Frye, Thomas Heflin, William Meetre IV, Billy Aardappel, Jr., Ashly Robinson, Joseph Kennedy, Jr., Michael Marshall, Jr., Christopher Marshall, Donna Murnahan, Becky Ross, Mary Allnutt, Samantha and Gracie Davenport, Kobe Jenkins, and Dennis Fewell, Jr., 20 great-grandchildren, J. R. and Ellie Murnahan, Michael Ramirez, Jr., Crystal and Amber Ramirez, Alyssa Mercier, Joey Mercier, Jr., Sarah McCann, David McCann, Jr., Margaret and Debbie Allnutt, Mark Suthers, Jr., Naomi Suthers, Robert Miller III, Tiffany and Eric Miller, Amya Kolek, unborn baby boy, Cayla and Caden Fowler, and Steven and Nathan Meadows, and 1 great-great-grandchild.

A brother, Jerry Rosenberry and a great grandson, Samual Suthers preceded her in death.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 A. M. Monday, July 19, 2010 at the Enders & Shirley Funeral Home Chapel, Berryville, VA with Rev. Karen Adams officiating. Burial will be in Bennett’s Chapel Cemetery, Front Royal, VA.

Pallbearers will be Ethan Frye, Steven Fowler, Phillip Fowler, Jr., Joseph Kennedy, Jr., Anthony Kolek, Jr., and Thomas Heflin. Honorary pallbearers will be Kobe Jenkins, William Meetre IV, Billy Aardappel, Jr., Michael Fowler, Michael Marshall, Jr., and Christopher Marshall.
The family will receive friends from 2:00 – 5:00 P. M. Sunday afternoon at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P. O. Box 2680, North Canton, OH 44720.

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