Ollie Ruth <I>Burns</I> Robinson

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Ollie Ruth Burns Robinson

  • Birth 17 Jun 1919 Cunningham, Lamar County, Texas, USA
  • Death 20 Nov 2002 Bogata, Red River County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Bogata, Red River County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 61557468

Ollie's obituary appears in The Paris News, Paris, Texas, on 21 Nov 2002.

Ollie, the daughter of Willie Eugene Burns and Madge Ladd, married James A. Robinson on 16 Oct 1936 in Red River County, Texas.

Ollie and James had the following children: Reba Joyce and James Burl.

Ollie lived in Bogata. She worked for Kisner Grocery in Bogata for a number of years, and then worked at Buckman Drug in Bogata for many years.

Ollie died in the East Texas Medical Center in Clarksville.

Funeral services were at 11 a.m. on Friday, 22 Nov, under the Pavillion of Bogata Cemetery with the Rev. C.G. Renfro officiating. Wood Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

The obituary lists the following survivors: two children, Reba Mitchell and husband, Marion; Burl Robinson and wife, Donna, all of Bogata; two grandsons, Mark Mitchell and wife, Debbie, of Bogata and Aaron Robinson of Clarksville; a great-grandson, Tim Peeples and his wife, Misty; two brothers, Gerald Burns of Fort Worth and Royce Burns of Redwater; and a sister, Billie Lewis of Bogata.

Ollie was preceded in death by a brother, Carl Henry Burns Sept. 11, 2002.

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  • Originally Created by: C Wilson
  • Added: 13 Nov 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 61557468
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ollie Ruth Burns Robinson (17 Jun 1919–20 Nov 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 61557468, citing Bogata Cemetery, Bogata, Red River County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Pam (contributor 47140371) .