Ruby Estel Robbins, 70, of Croft Manor, Pembroke, departed this life Tuesday morning, January 19, 2010 at Giles Memorial Hospital in Pearisburg. Born in Giles County on September 23, 1939, she was a daughter of the late Hogie and Erthie Williams Collins. She was a member of Pembroke Christian Church. Preceding her in death were her parents, her husband Reginald Glenn Robbins, her sons Glenn and Leon Robbins, and her brother Arnold Collins.
She leaves to cherish her memory her daughter and son-in-law Peggy and John Hale of Pembroke; her granddaughter Lorie Hale of Pembroke; her great-grandchildren Trevor Hale and Devin Hale; her sisters Hazel Simpkins, Cathleen Collins, and Betty Collins all of Pembroke; and her best friend and companion Floyd Ray Collins of Pembroke.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday at 2:00 PM in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke with Pastor Albert Elswick officiating. Burial will follow in Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 PM. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.