Donehue, Robbie Jean Fifer

Friday, December 8, 2017
Robbie Donehue
Robbie Donehue
Robbie Jean (Fifer) Donehue, 69, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, December 4, 2017.

She is survived by her two daughters, Tongela and Tara Donehue; one son, Terrence (Tiffany) Knox; two sisters; Mary Thomas and Linda Dotson, six granddaughters, three great-grandsons, and a host of other relatives and friends. 
 
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 11, in the chapel. Interment will be in Forest Hills Cemetery.
 
The body will lie in state on Sunday, Dec. 10, after noon, and the family will receive friends from 6–7 p.m. at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.


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