Robbie Jean Bishop Burrell, 80, of Mosheim, TN and formerly of Hendersonville, NC, died Saturday, June 11, 2011 in Greeneville, TN after a five-year battle with cancer.
Born in Hendersonville, NC, she was the daughter of the late James and Ethel Bishop. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert Burrell; special friend, Tom McMurray; three sisters; and six brothers.
She is survived by her daughters, Brenda Bolton (Kenny) of Hobart, IN, and Sherrie Zilz (Tom) of Russellville, TN; sons, Bob Burrell (Yvonne) of Grover Town, IN, and Ron Burrell of Mosheim, TN, and Rick Burrell (Tanya) of Hobart, IN; brother, L.D. Bishop of Hendersonville; sixteen grandchildren; twenty-five great-grandchildren; and many other special family members and friends.
A funeral service will be held at 2 PM Wednesday, June 15, 2011 in the Kirby Memorial Chapel of Shuler Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Fanning Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12 ñ 2 PM prior to the service at the funeral home.