Marjorie Barnes (Amos) Robinson

Born: Sat., Feb. 23, 1924
Died: Wed., Dec. 24, 2014


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Sat., Dec. 27, 2014
Location: White Plains Baptist Church

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Dec. 27, 2014
Location: White Plains Baptist Church

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Marjorie Amos Barnes Robinson

Marjorie Amos Barnes “Flip” Robinson, 90, of White Plains, Georgia, died on Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital.  Born in White Plains, Georgia, on February 23, 1924, she was one of eight children born to the late James Henry Amos and Lucy Permelia Stewart Amos.  She attended Greensboro High School.  She married Hugh Dorsey Barnes who preceded her in death and later married J. P. Robinson who also preceded her in death. During her working career she worked for the Clothes Closet in Greensboro, Jarrard’s Grocery in Siloam and for a while she worked at Sears. She was a member of White Plains Baptist Church.  Flip enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, doing word search puzzles, listening to gospel music and watching Wheel of Fortune.
She was preceded in death by a son, Johnny Barnes; all of her siblings, Jessie Belvin Amos, Clarence Amos, Elsie Amos Barnes, Edith Amos, Ethel Amos, Dorothy Amos Barnes and James “Sonny” Amos. She is survived by four daughters, Elaine Barnes Bowman of Jacksonville, FL, Martha Ann Barnes Shupe and husband Ron of Loganville, GA, Peggy Barnes Shaffer and husband Dennis of Lawrenceville, GA and Deborah Barnes Moore and husband Frank of White Plains, GA; five grandchildren, Greg Shupe (Jodi), John Kosakowski, Paula Bush (Mitch), Russ Moore (Suzanne), and Steven Moore (Kathryn); six great grandchildren, Bryce Shupe, Bailey Shupe, Connor Bush, Piper Kosakowski, Will Moore and Darby Kathryn Moore; a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral Services will be held, Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at White Plains Baptist Church, 1020 Main Street East, White Plains, GA 30678 with Bob Beeland officiating.  Interment will follow in the Mt. Stephens Baptist Church Cemetery, Edwards Road, White Plains, GA 30678. Serving as pallbearers are grandsons, Greg Shupe, John Kosakowski,  Russ Moore, and Steven Moore, great grandson, Bryce Shupe and nephew, Jimmy Amos.  The family will receive friends Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until time for the service at the church.  The family requests that any memorials be made to White Plains Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, P. O. Box 38, White Plains, GA 30678, Mt. Stephens Baptist Church Building Fund, c/o Jane Morgan, 1075 Edwards Road, White Plains, GA 30678 or Nathanael Greene Academy, P. O. Box 109, Siloam, GA 30669.  McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at to sign the online guest register.

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Robert and Annette Dowdy
   Posted Fri December 26, 2014
We were so sorry for the loss of your mother she was a sweet lady. I enjoyed talking with her when she worked a Clothes closet.

Wanda McCannon
   Posted Fri December 26, 2014
Dear Deborah & Family;

I was sorry to hear about you mother and just want you all to know that you are in my prayers. May God give each of you comfort.

Linda & Pierce McLeroy
   Posted Fri December 26, 2014
Elaine , Martha Ann and family,

We're very sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. All of you are in our our prayers.
God Bless

Janet Pritchard
   Posted Fri December 26, 2014
My heart is hurting for my dear friend Deborah and all her family at the passing of her mother. You are all in my prayers.

Jean Adriance and Addie Jackson
   Posted Sat December 27, 2014
Sorry for the loss of your Mother, she was such a dear sweet lady, so kind and considerate of others. I loved seeing her come to the beauty shop .

Emmett and Shirley Caldwell
   Posted Mon December 29, 2014
Thinking of you.

Ralph Boswell
   Posted Mon December 29, 2014
Mrs. Deborah,
I'm very sorry about your loss. I am praying for your family.
With love,
Ralph B.