Former longtime Delta State University employee Mary Patridge Robbins, 87, died on Jan. 19, 2019, at the Cleveland Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Cleveland. She worked at Delta State’s Computer Information Systems Department, retiring after 28 years and holding emeritus status. Delta State will fly its flag at half-staff from Friday, Jan. 25 through Sunday, Jan. 27.
Visitation will be held Saturday, Jan. 26 from 11 AM to noon at the Cleveland Funeral Home in Cleveland. Celebration of life services will follow in the Cleveland Funeral Home chapel. Burial will be at the New Liberty Cemetery in Alva, Miss. Her son, Randy Robbins, will officiate the service, assisted by Tommy Lindsey of West Monroe, La. and Jim Brown of Cleveland.