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Robbie Jewel (Geouge) Autrey

October 5, 2017

The Piano Brothers
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.

 Service Information

October 7, 2017

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Chapel of Yancey Funeral Service
378 Charlie Brown Road
Burnsville, NC 28714

Graveside Service
October 7, 2017

2:30 PM
Carroway Cemetery
3495 State Highway 80 South
Burnsville, NC 28714

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