Robbie Cox McAlpin, 85, of Gray, GA, died peacefully at home, surrounded by a loving family on April 25, 2021. Robbie was born to Samuel and Lena Gertrude “Trudy” Cox on November 16, 1935 and was raised in Jackson County, FL. She retired as a weaver from J.P. Stevens after 30 years of dedicated service. Robbie was a woman of great faith and lived life serving others. She was an inspiration to all who knew her. Robbie was a kind and gentle person who loved reading and spending time with family and friends. Her greatest joy was her family.
Robbie was preceded in death by her husband, Bobby McAlpin; her parents, Samuel and Trudy Cox; one sister, Jennie Sneads and two brothers, James Cox and Robert Howell Cox.
Robbie is survived by her daughter, Pamela McAlpin MaGouirk of Dublin, GA; two sons; Gregery McAlpin and Steven McAlpin and his wife Diane of Gray, GA; two sisters; Lorrena Cox Benbo and Lavelle Cox Neel both of Sneads, FL; one brother; Jimmie Cox and his Janice of Sneads, FL; three grandchildren, Eric MaGouirk (Jessica), Crystal Barker (J. P.), and Brittany McAlpin; two sisters in law, Faye Cox and Ann Cox; and one brother in law, Harry Sneads as well as a host of nieces, nephews and other extended family members.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM CDT on Friday, April 30, 2021 at McAlpin Funeral Home with Dr. Juno Douglas officiating. Interment will follow in the Millsprings Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made in Ms. Robbie’s name to Covenant Hospice.
Condolences may be submitted at www.mcalpinfuneralhome.com