Ruth M. Robinson 89 of Beecher City, IL. passed away at 11:22 PM Saturday Jan. 22, 2011 in Lakeland Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Effingham.
Ruth was born Mar. 25, 1921 in Braxton County, West Virginia the daughter of Joseph and Lulu Dickey Woods.
She married Theodore Roosevelt Robinson on Feb. 22, 1936 in Oakland, Md. and he passed away on Nov. 12, 1987
Ruth was homemaker and house wife and formerly was employed at Seeburg Corporation in Chicago, IL.She was a member of the Greenland Baptist Church near Beecher City.
Surviving are a son Jack Robinson of Beecher City; daughter Linda (Nolie) Burress of Martin, TN; nine grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren; seven great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Theodore, son George Robinson, daughter Betty Garner, parents, daughter–in-law Letha Robinson and eight brothers and sisters.
A visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 PM on Thursday Jan. 27, 2011 in Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Beecher City.The funeral will be held at 1:30 PMSunday Jan. 30, 2011 in Carpenter-Ford Funeral Home in Fairmont, W, VA .Visitation will be held from 6:00-8:00 PM Saturday at Carpenter-Ford.Burial will be in Mt. Zion Cemetery near Fairmont.On line condolences may be directed to the family at www.lockartgreenfuneralhome.com