Joe Edna Patterson Robinson

Joe Edna Patterson Robinson

LAFAYETTE - Funeral services will be held Friday, August 2, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at Progressive Baptist Church for Joe Edna Patterson Robinson, 65, who died Saturday, July 27, 2013 at Lafayette General Medical Center.

Services will be conducted by Pastor Lloyd Joiner, Jr.

Interment will be in Louisiana National Cemetery.

Joe Edna was an active member of the community, having worked as an Educator in Lafayette School System for over 30 years. She was a Susan G. Komen Activist for over 25 years and for over 30 years, a renowned Fitness Coach/Instructor having instructed at Fitness Resort, Shades, Curves, City Club, Lafayette General and Progressive Health/Wellness.

She is survived by her husband, James L. Robinson, Jr.; sons, Byron Keith, Bryan Kevin (Alethea) of Dallas, TX and Barry Karlton (Casey) of Lafayette, LA; one like a son, Brandon Morrison; grandchildren, Malcolm Patterson, Brianna Patterson, Zachary Patterson, Bryce Robinson and Nicolas Robinson; her mother, Louise Patterson of Baton Rouge, LA; her sisters, Ella Mary (George) Lemons of Avondale, LA, Patsy (George) Colvin of Buford, SC, Greta Patterson of Baker, LA and Rena Garrett (Samuel) of Clinton, MD; her brothers, Michael and Charles Patterson and Jerry (Patricia) Ewing of Baton Rouge, LA; her sisters-in-law, Delores Jackson and Sandra Gail Tilley of Baton Rouge, LA and Carol (George) Crawley of Dallas, TX; her brothers-in-law, Grover (Shirley) Robinson of Dallas, TX, Huey (Deborah) Robinson and Duke Tilley of Baton Rouge, LA; an aunt, Audrey Lee and an uncle, Roosevelt Patterson.

She was preceded in death by her father, Joseph Patterson, Jr.; a brother, Larry Patterson and a sister, Linda Manogin.

In memory of Joe Edna Robinson, donations are welcomed to Progressive Baptist Church Healthcare Ministry.

Visitation will be held Friday, August 2, 2013 at Progressive Baptist Church from 7:00 a.m. until time of service.

Sign the guestbook online at www.syriefh.com

Arrangements have been entrusted to Syrie Funeral Home, Inc. of Lafayette, LA.



Funeral Home

Syrie Funeral Home - Lafayette
1417 E. Simcoe St.  Lafayette, LA 70501
337-235-2305

Published in the The Advertiser on Aug. 1, 2013