October 21, 2018
Ida Willene Robbins age 81 of Smithville passed away Friday night, October 19, 2018 at St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro. She was born May 3, 1937 to her parents, the late Elmore Lee and Maggie Lou Harness Lane. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 2 husbands, Bert E. Carter and Henry Robbins; daughter, Brenda Janine Carter Knauer; 2 sisters, Helen Frances Wiseman and Stella Quick. She was a retired factory worker and Non-Denominational. She leaves to cherish her memory 4 children, Bob (Tarron) Carter of Dowelltown, Ida Lynn (David) Selin of Riverton, Utah, Roger Glenn (Kathy) Carter of Smithville and Becky George of Smithville; 14 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren; 1 brother, Ricky Lane of Cookeville and 1 sister, Teresa Whitehead of Cookeville. Funeral services will be conducted 1:PM Thursday, October 25, 2018 at DeKalb Funeral Chapel with Bro. Michael Hale and family members officiating and burial will follow in Byars Cemetery in Gainesboro. Visitation with the family will be on Thursday 10:AM until the time of the service at 1:PM. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.