Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

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November 20, 2012

Debra Ann Marrs

BANDY, Va. — Debra Ann Marrs, age 50, of Stoney Ridge area of North Tazewell, Va., Bandy, Va., died Friday, November 16, 2012 at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, Va. Born February 5, 1962 in Norton, Va., she was a daughter of Beatrice Mullins of North Tazewell, Va. and the late Felix Robinson.

In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Dale Jones; one sister, Darlene Bales and one brother, Ernest Eugene Robinson.

Survivors in addition to her mother, include two sons, Joseph Jones of Bishop, W.Va. and Matthew Jones of Bluefield, Va.; three daughters, Amanda Harless of Bishop, W.Va.,  Hope Jenkins of Bluefield, Va., and Kayla Marrs of Chilhowie, Va.; one sister, Christina Gail Pickett of North Tazewell, Va.; two brothers, Douglas Wayne Robinson of Frankfort, Ky. and Mark Duane Robinson of Fairbanks, Alaska; half brothers, Felix Robinson Jr. of Florida and Ronald Lynn Robinson of Maryland; four grandchildren, Haley Harless, Lakin Harless, Jaxson Harless, and Brayden Jenkins; and a special cousin, Sharon Morgan of Coeburn, Va.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at Peery & St. Clair Funeral Home Chapel in Tazewell, Va. with Pastor Arnold Marrs officiating. Burial will follow at Maplewood Cemetery in Tazewell, Va. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service on Wednesday.

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