REEDVILLE—Alene Saunders Robinson, 93, of Reedville passed away December 8, 2021.
She was a lifelong member of Tibitha Church of God and a lifetime resident of Reedville. In her younger days, Alene was employed with Chesapeake & Potomac Telephone Company in Reedville.
She is survived by her daughters, Olivia R. Williams (Charles) and Janet R. Crowther (Arthur); her sister, Joyce S. Headley (Edward); grandchildren, Charles H. Williams IV (Emily), Leland Reid Williams, Arthur B. Crowther III (Rebekah), Colie C. Crowther (Dawn) and Virginia G. Dameron ( Clayton); great-grandchildren, Elle Williams, Harrison Williams, Eva Williams, May Crowther, Caleb Crowther, Addison Crowther, Trenton Dameron, Hunter Dameron and Connor Dameron; and a very special sister-in-law, Addie B. Barrette of Warwick, Rhode Island.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leland F. Robinson; mother, Myrtle D. Saunders; father, Oliver H. Saunders Sr.; daughter, Pamela R. Gordon; and brothers, Oliver H. Saunders Jr. and Robert M. Saunders.
Alene loved to work in her yard and she loved her family and friends. She especially looked forward to seeing her grandchildren and great-grandchildren on weekends.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, December 12, at Tibitha Church of God, Reedville. Interment followed the service at Roseland Cemetery, Reedville. Family received friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to Fairfields Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 656, Burgess, VA 22432; Northumberland County Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 1, Reedville, VA 22539; Tibitha Church of God, P.O. Box 167, Reedville, VA 22539; or Reedville Fisherman’s Museum, P.O. Box 306, Reedville, VA 22539.
Currie Funeral Home LLC of Kilmarnock handled the arrangements.