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 Barbara Jean <I>Robinson</I> Jones

Barbara Jean Robinson Jones

Death 14 Oct 2001 (aged 72)
Burial Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 25462547 · View Source
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Barbara Jean Robinson was born in Ridgeway, Lenawee County, Michigan in 1929 to the Rev. Ernest E. Robinson and his wife, Emma "Maude" Heaslip. She had two older brothers, Ernest, Jr., and Reginald Roy, and one older sister, Dorothea Maude. She married James "Jimmy" D. Jones on November 11, 1948. Together, they had Sandra, James, Michael, Tina and Sally and lived primarily in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.

Barb Jones was a kind, giving woman who was very involved in Church activities and social work, always caring for others. She was a very generous spirit.

Barb died at 72 years of age at her home in Detroit, Michigan, after a difficult battle with lung cancer.

Barbara Jones was survived by her children, Sandra Jones, Gnry. Sgt. James R. Jones (Retired), Michael Jones (Rosalie), Tina E. Jones-Lefever (Joe) and Sally J. Martinez (Vernon). She was a loving grandmother of eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. She was also survived by her brother Reginald Robinson (Shirley) and longtime companion John Rossi. Barb was preceded in death by her husband James D. Jones, parents the Rev. & Mrs. E.E. Robinson (Maude), sister Dorothea Horton (Rupert), brother Ernest Robinson (Peggy) and granddaughter Crystal D. Anderson.

Interment of her cremated ashes at the Fort Street Presbyterian Church in Detroit, Michigan, where she devoted many hours helping those less fortunate than herself.

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