Ethel Robins, of Advance, was born April 5, 1911 at Advance, the daughter of the late Claude and Iva Carlton Fowler and died Sept. 11, 2001 at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, at the age of 90. Ethel was a homemaker and a member of the First General Baptist Church in Advance. She was united in marriage to Vester "Pete" Robins on Oct. 11, 1926 at Advance. He preceded her in death on June 16, 1986. Also one daughter and one son preceded her in death. Survivors include one son, Paul Dean Robins of Jonesboro, Ga.; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Visitation was held at the Morgan Funeral Home in Advance on Thursday, Sept. 13, from at 6-8 p.m. Funeral services were held in the Morgan Funeral Chapel in Advance on Friday, Sept. 14 at 10 a.m. with Rev. Vyron Yount officiating. Interment followed in the Morgan Memorial Park in Advance with Morgan Funeral Home of Advance in charge of arrangements.