- Last Updated on 04:56 PM 07/31/12
Ms. Sheila Estes Robinette of 541 Golden Lane, Sutherlin, lost her battle with cancer Tuesday, July 31, 2012, at the age of 50. She was born in Richmond on Feb. 23, 1962, to the late Carroll Roland Estes and Catherine Thomas Davis. Ms. Robinette was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include her mother of Sutherlin; one son, Joel Robinette, of Sutherlin; two stepdaughters, Sonia and Callie; companion, Hursey Hincky; two brothers, Michael Estes and wife Teresa of Ringgold and Tony Estes of South Boston; two sisters, Donna Fox of Waterloo, S.C. and Susan Wercholuk of Youngsville, N.C.; special friend, Toy Stone; numerous nieces and nephews, including a special niece, Ashley; and a number of aunts and uncles. Her father preceded her in death.
Memorial services will be held Friday, Aug. 3, 2012, at 3 p.m. at Brooks Funeral Home with the Rev. Ronnie Sexton officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.
The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service Friday and other times at the home.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that anyone wishing to give memorials consider Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558 or Danville Cancer Association, 2323 Riverside Drive, # J, Danville, VA 24540.
Brooks Funeral Home, Inc., South Boston is in charge of arrangements.