Barbara Jean Robinson Ellison, 81, of 8020 White Avenue, Spartanburg, SC and formerly of 137 Bunch Street, Apt 2-22 passed Thursday night, July 26, 2018 in Physical Rehabilitation and Wellness Center of Spartanburg. A native of Spartanburg, SC, she was the widow of David Ellison and the daughter of the late James A. Robinson and Mary Austin Robinson. She was a member of Mount Zion World Outreach Ministries. She also attended Spartanburg County schools and was retired from Whitney Yarn Mill. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Derrick Ellison, and one sister, Ida Mae Robinson. Those who remain include four sons, James (Orphedella) Robinson, Michael Robinson and Aaron Robinson all of Cowpens, SC and Jermaine (Michelle) Ellison of Inman, SC; one daughter, Robin R. McKinney of Cowpens, SC; one granddaughter reared in the home, Ciara Cheatham of Cowpens, SC; fourteen grandchildren; one sister, Alene Washington of Boiling Springs, SC; one uncle, Reverend Joseph (Brenda) Robinson of Spartanburg, SC; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. The family will receive friends at 161 Carson Drive, Cowpens, SC. Arrangements are with Community Mortuary, Inc., 102 Marion Avenue, Spartanburg, SC.
Ceremony Location Mount Zion World Outreach Ministries 320 Wimberly Drive SpartaANBURG, SC 29306
Burial Location Cedarwood Cemetery at East Spartanburg 100 Plantation Drive Spartanburg, SC 29306