Robbie Jean Travis of Tullahoma, passed this life on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020 at Tennova Healthcare - Harton, at the age of 85.
Funeral Services are scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 15 at 2 p.m. at Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home with Rev. C. Joshua Villines and Rev. Christopher B. Hill officiating. Burial will follow at Lynchburg Cemetery. The family will receive friends from noon until the service time.
A native of Moore County, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Dale Travis Jr. and the late Enza Lee Sanders Travis. Robbie made a profession of faith at age 12 at Chestnut Ridge Baptist Church in Ridgeville, TN and was baptized by Brother Ewell Ervin of Lynchburg. She joined First Baptist Church of Tullahoma in 1950 and taught Sunday School for many years. Robbie was a retired teacher having taught for many years at Robert E. Lee School in Tullahoma. She always enjoyed being around her family and friends. She was a “History Buff” and enjoyed studying her family’s genealogy. She was also an avid reader. Robbie was called "Aunt" by many even though she only had one nephew and two nieces and loved by everyone. She devoted her life to taking care of her family and friends.
In addition to parents, she was preceded in death by sister, Virginia Travis Bean.
Robbie is survived by sister, Patricia Travis of Tullahoma; nephew, Robert Bean of Winchester; nieces Jennifer Bean of Raleigh, N.C. and Jill Bean Anderson (Ed) of Gulf Shores, Ala.; great nieces and nephews, Caleb Bean of Winchester, Zachary Polleck of Raleigh, Laura Elizabeth Thomason (Matthew) of Birmingham, Ala., Jenna Polleck of Raleigh and Scott Polleck (Kelly) of Felton, Delaware; great great nephew, Jaxson Polleck; good friends, Janice and Raymond Welch and Kay and Jerry Roper and their son, Kevin, both of Tullahoma and several other cousins and family members whom she loved dearly.
Please visit our website at www.davesculbertsonfuneralhome.com to leave online condolences. Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Tullahoma News – Feb. 16, 2020