JEFFERSON - Mary Sue Pirkle Robinson, 82, passed away on Friday, November 8, 2013.
She was born in Hoschton, the daughter of the late James Princeton and Viola Arthur Pirkle. Mrs. Robinson attended Georgia State College for Women in Milledgeville. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Jefferson, a member of First Baptist Circle I, a member of several bridge clubs in the area, as she loved playing bridge, worked at Ideal Dress shop and along with her late husband, Henry D. Robinson, operated the Jefferson 5 and 10 store.
Mrs. Robinson was preceded in death by her husband, Henry D. Robinson; and sisters, Helen Pirkle Purcell and Catherine Pirkle Johnston.
Survivors include daughters, Susan Robinson, Marietta, Cindy Knupp, Marietta, and Linda (Stan) Smith, Gainesville; grandchildren, Staci Vinton (Mack), Lindsey Reed (Cortney) Robby Smith, Hank (Henry) Knupp, and Hunter Knupp; and six great-grandchildren that were the light of her life.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday November 12, at 4 p.m. in the chapel of Evans Funeral Home with Todd Wilson and Michael Helms officiating. Interment will be at Woodbine Cemetery with Al Westmoreland, Claude Godfrey, Charlie Godfrey, Jim Purcell, Tim Land, Larry Hall, and Jan Goble honored as pallbearers.
Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church of Jefferson, P.O. Box 395, Jefferson, GA 30549. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday, November 11, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Evans Funeral Home Jefferson, is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.evansfuneralhomeinc.com