Imalee “Verna” Robbins (86)

Grayville, Illinois
Birth: August 31, 1933
Death: April 29, 2020

Imalee “Verna” Robbins, 86, of Grayville, Illinois, died Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at Meadowood Nursing Home in Grayville. She was born August 31, 1933, in Grayville, the daughter of Jessie and Lillian (Weller) Rudisill. She was married to Jesse Ray Robbins on September 21, 1950, and he preceded her in death in 1993.

Verna was a homemaker and member of the Northside Baptist Church in Grayville. She enjoyed walking, reading and her pet dogs.

Survivors include son Alan Ray (Deborah Lynn) Robbins of Belle Rive, Illinois; daughter Mickie (Jimmy) Collard of Grayville; brothers Wayne (Lora Mae) Rudisill of Grayville, Jerry Rudisill of Chicago, Illinois; grandchildren Kim Funkhouser, Scott (Reagan) Robbins, Mark (Lindsey) Robbins, Heather (Cory) Alexander, Keith (Misty) Collard; great grandchildren Blake, Grant, Reece, Jess, Evan, Hunter, Bodhi, Oliver, Jasmine, Jalen, Clay; great great grandchild Natalie.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; brothers Elmo, Dean and Robert Rudisill; sisters Genevieve Owen, Emily Wilson, Betty Landingham and Carol Hedrick.

Due to the corona virus pandemic, private family funeral services will be conducted by Cook Funeral Chapel in Grayville. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery in Grayville.

Visitation: No Visitation
Service: Private Family Service
Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery, Grayville, Illinois

3 thoughts on “Imalee “Verna” Robbins”

  1. I wish I had the words to express my sympathy. I have so many memories of her and Uncle Jesse.
    I do not remember my Aunt Venra ever raising her voice to me. She was so kind and sweet to all. I am sending you all my love. Lana Robbins

  2. Robin Goldsmith Pullen

    What a kind and gentle soul my Aunt Verna was. I have many great childhood memories of time spent with her and Jesse when we would visit Grayville. Holiday dinners and coffee talk around the table. She will be missed. My condolences to Alan and Mickie.

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