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December 23, 2012

Mrs. Betty Ann Jones Robinette

COUNCIL, Va. — Mrs. Betty Ann Jones Robinette, age 77, of Council, Virginia, passed away Saturday (December 22, 2012). Born May 23, 1935 in Pocahontas, Virginia, she was a daughter of the late Paul Jones and Kate Cline Jones Presley.

She had spent most of her life in the area and was a member of Duty Pentecostal Church and Council Senior Citizens.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William “Bill” Robinette; her stepfather, Lace Presley; one sister, Ruth Tolbert; and one brother, Billy Jones.

Survivors include one son, Lacy Robinette and wife, Deboria of Council; two daughters, Deborah Robinette and Noah of Manassas and Donna Presley and husband, Terry of Council; three grandchildren, Caprina Johnson and husband, Randall of Vansant, Billy Earl Presley and Morgian Presley both of Council; one great-granddaughter, Savanah Johnson of Vansant; one brother, Ray Jones and wife, Barbara of Boissevain; two sisters, Wanda Nelson of Bakersfield, California and Louise Buggerman of Pocahontas; special caregivers, Phillip and Sandra Owens of Birchleaf.

Funeral services will be conducted at 6:00 p.m. Sunday in the Honaker Funeral Home Chapel, Honaker, Virginia with the Rev. James Tiller officiating. Graveside services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Monday in Ketron Memorial Gardens Mausoleum Chapel at Lebanon, Virginia. Entombment will follow.

Pallbearers will be the members of Duty Pentecostal Church.

Friends may call at the Honaker Funeral Home after 5:00 p.m. Sunday.

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