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Margaret Leah Needham Robbins

October 19, 1920 — January 2, 2021

Margaret Leah Needham Robbins

Margaret Leah Needham Robbins passed away peacefully at her home in Stuart, FL on January 2, 2021. She was born in Columbus County, NC on October 19, 1920, the daughter of Christopher C. Needham and Thania Whitley Needham. She was married to the late John H. Robbins, Sr.

She was a member of Main Street United Methodist Church, South Boston, VA.


Margaret Leah Needham Robbins is survived by:


Her Children

Carolyn Anne Bramlitt and husband Carl of South Boston, VA

John H. Robbins, Jr. (Robyn) and wife Susie of Clover, VA

Karen Sue Oliver and husband Steve of Stuart, FL

Her Grandchildren

Margaret Anne Chappell and husband Tim of Nathalie, VA

Ian Frederick Robbins and wife April of Norfolk, VA

Aimee Robbins Bowen and husband Lee of Greensboro, NC

Alex Christopher Robbins of Richmond, VA

Austin George Michael Robbins of Clover, VA

Jacob Oliver and wife Pavla of Brooklyn, NY

Great Grandchildren

Lachlan Rook Robbins

Oonagh Rylo Robbins

Ottis Lee Bowen, V

Magda Oliver-Mikula

Conrad Chappell


***Preceded in death by***

Her siblings

Audrey Needham Moore, Jasper Needham, Christopher C. Needham Jr., Harold Needham and William O. Needham


In lieu of flowers, memorials contributions may be sent to House of Hope, 2484 S. East Bonita Street, Stuart, Florida 34997 or Main Street United Methodist Church, 701 North Main Street, South Boston, VA 24592, or The Jane Jones Food Pantry, P.O. Box 119, South Boston, VA 24592.


Online condolences may be directed to


Courtesy obit submitted by Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592

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