Matthew Lee Robbins, age 34 of West Jefferson, died Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at Ashe Memorial Hospital. Mr. Robbins was born September 30, 1983. Matthew was employed at AEV and also worked at Zaloo’s Canoes in the summer. He loved fishing on the river and spending time with his dogs, Swagger and Apollo. Matthew was known for his big heart and easy going nature, he was always a help to others and will be dearly missed.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Badger Funeral Home Chapel by Rev. Mark Harless and Rev. Lonnie Peyton. Burial will follow in the Dillard Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 PM Monday, August 13th at Badger Funeral Home.
Mr. Robbins is survived by, his wife, Rachel Dillard Robbins, son, Jackson Robbins of Lansing, his father, Dennis Robbins of PA, his mother, Jane Moore Robbins of Jefferson, sister, Kimberly Dillard of West Jefferson, several aunts, uncles and cousins.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the family c/o Badger Funeral Home, 300 E. Main St., West Jefferson, NC 28694.