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Emma Jean Robey

Friday, September 17, 2004

Emma Jean Robey, daughter of the late Ross and Sarah Brewington Self, was born at Swifton, Ark., on Aug. 27, 1930, and died at her home in Bloomfield Thursday, Sept. 16, 2004, at the age of 74.

She was a caregiver, worked at the Dexter Hospital and spent many years as an in-home caregiver for many people in the area. On Aug. 27, 1946, she was married to A.D. Robey, and he preceded her in death on March 17, 1980.

Survivors include one daughter, Barbara Capps of Bloomfield; three sons, Ken Robey of Taylorsville, Miss., Ross Robey of Bloomfield, and Dewayne Robey of Dexter; one sister, Mildred Pyatt of Cuba; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Graveside rites will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 18, 2004, at Walker Cemetery near Bloomfield with Rev. Ron Dunavin officiating.

Chiles-Cooper Funeral Home of Bloomfield is in charge of arrangements.