Mrs. Robin L. Shanks age 60 of Salem passed away Saturday, April 8 at her home.

Mrs. Shanks was born February 19, 1957 in Fayetteville, North Carolina.  She was a former employee of Hand and Company and Washington County Memorial Hospital. She enjoyed gardening and spending time with her Yorkies:  Shelby, Teddie, Stewie and Ralphie.

Robin is survived by her husband:  Samuel Shanks.  They were married October 3, 1975.  She is also survived by a son:  Samuel Brandon Shanks of Jeffersonville, a daughter:  Jessica Tye (Steve) of Pekin, a brother:  Ronnie Blackburn of Raeford, North Carolina, a sister:  Marlita Bell of Salem, three grandchildren and four Yorkies.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11:00AM at Weathers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery.  Visitation will be Tuesday from 4-8PM and Wednesday from 9AM-time of service.