Virginia Faye Hoilman Robinson, age 82, of Robinson Ridge Road, Bakersville, NC, passed away September 28, 2011 at Mission Hospital. She was born in Mitchell County, NC to the late John Wesley and Lillie Wilson Hoilman. She had previously worked at Ellens Knitting Mill and was the oldest member at Cub Creek Baptist Church. She enjoyed gardening and watching her children play sports.
Survivors include: son, Gary and wife Teresa Robinson of Spruce Pine, NC, Larry and wife Sabra Robinson, Jim and wife Linda Robinson, John and wife Angela Robinson, and Danny “Moe” and wife Bobbie Robinson all of Bakersville, NC, daughter, Claudia Christian and husband Mike of Simpsonville, SC, twenty five grandchildren, twenty-eight great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, and special friends, Jessica Sparks and Tonya Jo Minks.
She was preceded in death by: her husband, Claude Robinson who passed away in 2004, seven sisters and one brother.
Funeral services will be held Friday, September 30, 2011 at 8:00PM in the Chapel of Henline-Hughes Funeral Home in Bakersville, NC. Visitation will be three hours prior to the service. Larry Beam, Clifford Willis, and Doug Willis will be officiating the service. Interment will be Saturday, October 1, 2011 at 1:00PM in the Slagle Cemetery off of Sweet Creek Road, Bakersville, NC.
Henline-Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the Robinson family.