• November 29, 1920 - May 26, 2017
  • Greensboro, North Carolina

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GREENSBORO - Herline H. Robbins, 96, passed away Friday, May 26, 2017 at Wesley Long Hospital after a brief illness.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Howard W. Robbins, Sr.; her parents, Rev. George W. and Bertha Gilbert Hood; and five brothers. Mrs. Robbins is survived by her son, Howard Robbins Jr. and wife, Betty; daughter, Cathy Robbins and Johnny Ketcham; grandson, Howard Robbins III; and her two furry friends, Si and Tic.

Mrs. Robbins worked with her husband at Swaim and Robbins for 47 years, and later at Sears Teleservices for eight years before retiring. In her spare time, she enjoyed gardening, reading, and listening to the Gaithers' gospel music.

The family would like to thank the staff at Wesley Long Community Hospital for their compassion during this difficult time, especially the nurses and Rev. Matt. We will never forget your kindness. Graveside services will be held Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 3 p.m. at Westminster Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301 in memory of Herline Robbins. Online condolences may be made at www.haneslineberryfuneralhomes.com. Hanes Lineberry Vanstory Chapel is serving the Robbins family.