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William Joseph "Joe" Robb
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Birth: Mar. 29, 1885
Marshall County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Apr. 9, 1965
Nashville
Davidson County
Tennessee, USA

Joe Robb, 80, retired farmer, died late Friday afternoon in a Nashville hospital following several weeks illess.
Funeral services will be conducted Sunday at 2:30 p.m. at Oakes and Nichols Funeral Home Chapel. Elmer Lusk, Arthur Hardison, and Brown Foster, ministers of the Church of Christ, are to officiate. Burial will be in the Rose Hill Cemetery.
A native of Marshall County, he was the son of the late William and Maggie Dwyer Robb. He had lived most of his life in the Mt. Zion Community near Mt. Pleasant. In addition to farming, he had worked as a blacksmith in early life. He was a member of the Spencer Hill Church of Christ.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Bertha Adams Robb; four daughters, Mrs. Lincoln (Virginia) Staggs of Columbia, Mrs. Ollie (Mamie) Staggs of Florence Ala.; one son, Willie Lewis (Earline)Robb of Killen, Ala; one sister, Mrs. Maggie Spencer of Mr. Pleasant; one brother, John Robb of Mt. Pleasant; and seven grandchildren.
Active pallbearers will be James Robb, Johnnie Spencer, Edward Spencer, Ernest Jones; Willliam Marshall, and Wesley Gilmore.
Honorary pallbearers will be Sam Wood, Park Boshears, R.S. Shelton, Homer Calton, Forest Matheny, Ray Blocker, Claude Bennett, Charlie Robinson, Morrow B. Henson, Dr. Harry Helm, P.B. Ashmore, and Loyd Warf. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Samuel Robb (1845 - 1923)
  Maggie Ellen Dwyer Robb (1860 - 1933)
 
 Spouse:
  Bertha Adams Robb (1897 - 1984)
 
 Children:
  Mamie Robb Staggs (1922 - 2003)*
  Viola Lee Robb (1930 - 1984)*
  Willie Louis Robb (1931 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mamie Robb Henson (1881 - 1918)*
  William Joseph Robb (1885 - 1965)
  John Hugh Robb (1889 - 1968)*
  Harry Mirton Robb (1892 - 1927)*
  Maggie Robb Spencer (1895 - 1978)*
  Roberta v. Robb (1903 - 1904)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rose Hill Cemetery
Columbia
Maury County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Block U
 
Created by: Gerald Staggs
Record added: Apr 02, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8588045
William Joseph Joe Robb
Added by: Gerald Staggs
 
William Joseph Joe Robb
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Added by: Mary Bob McClain
 
 
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- Linda Batts Howell
 Added: Apr. 3, 2009
You are missed by family, friends and neighbors.
- Gerald Staggs
 Added: Apr. 2, 2004
 
 
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