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Xantippie Robbins Cheek

August 3, 1942 ~ November 11, 2020 (age 78)


Xantippie Robbins Cheek, 78, of Franklinville, died Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington.

Private Family Memorial Services, Monday, November 16, 2020, at Loflin Funeral Home Chapel, Ramseur.

Officiating, Rev. Jesse Johnson.

Xantippe was born in Asheboro on August 3, 1942 to the late T. F. and Kathrine Robbins. She was employed in a hosiery mill earlier in life, then was the shoe store manager at K-Mart for several years, and then helped manage her son's business. She loved her family and was always helping out family, friends and sometimes strangers in various ways. Most people called her "Mama". She loved genealogy, crocheting, sewing, reading, her dogs and spending time at the beach house. Xantippe is dearly loved and cherished by her family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, T. F. and Katherine Trogdon Robbins, sister, Nada Jada Hill, and cousin, Eddie Brown that was like a brother.

Survivors: husband of 61 years, John Branson Cheek, of the home, daughter, Rebecca Cheek Lambeth and husband, David, son, John Branson Cheek, Jr., sister, Shelia Robbins Scott and husband, Rick, grandchildren, Caroline Lambeth Fogleman and husband, Nick, Autumn Cheek Dugas and husband, Josh, John B. Cheek III, David Lambeth, Jr., Andrew Lamar and wife, Marit, great-grandchildren, Betsey Ann Lamar, Emersyn Fogleman, and Brooks Lamar.

Condolences may be made online at

Arrangements by Loflin Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ramseur.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Franklinville United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, PO Box 212, Franklinville, NC 27248 or to Humane Society of Randolph County, PO Box 4384, Asheboro, NC 27204.



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Private Family Funeral Service

Loflin Funeral Home and Cremation Services
147 COLERIDGE RD./P. O. Box 525
Ramseur, NC 27316


Franklinville United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund
PO Box 212, Franklinville NC 27248

Humane Society
P.O. Box 4384, Asheboro NC 27204

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