Elbert Hughes Robbins, 81, of Nakina, died Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, at Columbus Regional Healthcare in Whiteville.
He was born on Aug. 9, 1931, a son of the late Dexter and Ella Carroll Robbins.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Joyce Ward Robbins of Nakina; two sons, Elbert Keith Robbins and Gary Wade Robbins, both of Winnabow; two daughters, Aleta Ferguson of Boiling Spring Lakes, and Cheryl Robbins of Nakina; two brothers, David Earl Robbins and Donald Ray Robbins, both of Leland; three sisters, Addie Mae Gore of Petersburg, Va., Mary Margaret Huffman of Winnabow, and Judy Faye Morris of Leland; 15 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, at Robbins Cemetery with Jimmie Mintz officiating.
The family was set to receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5, at Peacock-Newnam & White Funeral and Cremation Service, Southport.
You may make online memorials at www.peacocknewnamwhite.com.
Arrangements by Peacock-Newnam & White Funeral and Cremation Service, Southport.
Peacock Newnam White Funeral Home
1411 North Howe Street Southport, NC 28461
Published in The Brunswick Beacon on Dec. 7, 2012