The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO


December 14, 2013

Jeri Lynn Robbins

JOPLIN, Mo. — Jeri Lynn Robbins, age 66, of Joplin, passed away at 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 13, 2013, at Joplin Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Born July 5, 1947, in Archer City, Texas, she was the daughter of the late W.A. Watts and Billie Gipson Watts and had lived in Joplin the past 12 years. Jeri was a homemaker and loving mother. She was a member of First Christian Church in Archer City.

Survivors include three daughters, Lisa Jenkins, of Joplin, Melissa Howard and husband, Randy, of Yelm, Wash., Becky Jo Press and husband, Joe, of Philadelphia, Pa.; a son, Mikeal Segotta, of Ocean Shores, Wash.; her sister, Sandra Hall, of Peoria, Ariz.; nine grandchildren, Jolissa, Shelby, Mike, Cody, Clay, Layne, Joey, Riley and Jack; and four great-grandchildren, Maci, Jocelyn, Baelin and Delaney. Jeri was preceded in death by her husband, Pete Segotta; and a granddaughter, Kathleen Jenkins.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Parker Mortuary.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Community of Christ at 1212 Goetz Boulevard in Joplin, with visitation preceding at the church beginning at 1 p.m.

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