Thelma Benton Robinson, 91, of Warrenton, passed away on Sept. 11, 2018, at Fauquier Health & Rehabilitation Center.
She was born March 5, 1927, in Portsmouth, to the late Julian and Erma Benton.
At an early age she came to live in Warrenton with Hazel Crane who she considered to be her mother, being raised with Hazel’s children and other foster children.
For many years, Thelma worked in food service in the Fauquier County Public Schools including P. B. Smith, Taylor Middle and Fauquier High Schools.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Lee Robinson, and her son, Arthur Lee “Artie” Robinson.
She is survived by her son and his wife, Richard A. and Tamie Robinson; her brother and his wife, Allen and Dottie Crane; three grandchildren, Brandon, Brandy and Jason, and nine great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 16, at Moser Funeral Home in Warrenton. The service will take place at 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 17, at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Culpeper National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or to Warrenton Volunteer Fire and Rescue Co.