Jean E. Robinson, 76

Jean E. Robinson, 76, of Frankford, Del., passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018, at the Delaware Hospice Center in Milford, Del. She was born in Millville, Del., on April 26, 1942, daughter of the late Bennie Chandler and Catherine (Banks) Chandler.

Robinson had worked for Frank Smith’s Nursery in Millsboro, Del., before her retirement. She enjoyed going on cruises, family dinners, camping and spending time with her family.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George R. Robinson, in 2011; three brothers, Roland, Preston and George Chandler; and a sister, Ruth Gum. She is survived by three daughters, Gail Carmean and her husband, Blair, of Millsboro, Del., Brenda Hitchens and her husband, Kenny, of Georgetown, Del., and Lisa Todd and her husband, Mike, of Frankford.; five grandchildren, Tamara Sprout, Ray Carmean, Michael Carmean, Kenny Hitchens II and Laura Miller; eight great-grandchildren; a brother, Virgil Chandler; her twin sister, Joan Jenkins; and two other sisters, Joyce Tubbs and Carolyn Moore.

A graveside service was to be held Dec. 22, 2018, at Union Cemetery in Georgetown, Del. In lieu of flowers, the family suggested memorial contributions to the Delaware Hospice Center; 100 Patriots Way; Milford, DE 19963. Condolences may be sent online at