Robbie Jewel (Geouge) Autrey

Died: Thu., Oct. 5, 2017


Visitation

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Sat., Oct. 07, 2017
Location: Chapel of Yancey Funeral Service


Graveside Service

2:30 PM Sat., Oct. 07, 2017
Location: Carroway Cemetery


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Robbie Jewel Geouge Autrey, age 84, of the Upper Browns Creek Community, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 5th at Smoky Ridge Health and Rehabilitation.  A native of Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Joe H. and Alline Smith Geouge and wife of the late Jay Autrey who passed away October 22nd, 2014.  She was also preceded in death by siblings:  June Thomas, Joelene Silvers, Georgia Autrey, Charlotte Murphy and J.H. Geouge.  Robbie retired after 36 years of service from Hampshire Hosiery.  She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who will be missed greatly.  She loved cooking, family gatherings and will always be remembered for her generosity.  She always leaves us laughing and saying "I love you".  

Surviving is her sons:  Charles Dawson Autrey and wife, Belinda, of Pigeon Roost and Dennis Autrey and wife, Barbara, of Celo; granddaughters:  Olivia Silvers and husband, Rohn, and Amanda Laws and husband, Anthony, and great-grandchildren: Dawson and Ciara Silvers.

The family will receive friends from 1 until 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 7th in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services.    Graveside services will follow in the Carroway Cemetery with Rev. TJ Robinson officiating.  

The family would like to say a special thank you to Smoky Ridge Health and Rehabilitation and Hospice of the Blue Ridge for the wonderful care given to Robbie.  Flowers are appreciated or donations may be made to Hospice of the Blue Ridge at 236 Hospital Drive, Spruce Pine, NC 28777.

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Joanna D Biddix
   Posted Fri October 06, 2017
I loved Ms. Robbie. Heaven gained a sweet lady. She will truly be missed.

Barbara Branch
   Posted Fri October 06, 2017
TO THE FAMILY: SO, SORRY FOR THE LOSS OF YOUR LOVE ONE. SHE WILL SURELY BE MISSED. HEAVEN JUST GAIN ANOTHER ANGEL. MAY GOD BLESS YOU ALL, AND WILL BE PRAYING FOR YOU ALL. RAY AND BARBARA BRANCH

Casey and Vanessa Bowens
   Posted Fri October 06, 2017
So sorry to hear of Robbie passing. We love all of y'all and will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.

Barbara self
   Posted Wed October 11, 2017
So sorry to hear about Robbie I loved her she was such a good friend. I'm sorry I didn't get to come to the funeral but I found out too late. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Sue Edwards Wilson
   Posted Tue October 17, 2017
I was so sorry to hear of Robbie's passing. She was a joy to be with during my visits with Aunt Pearl and a great room mate to her. I have great memories of them both. May all your wonderful memories carry you through this difficult time. With sincere sympathy, Sue

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