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Robin Sherman Valsamakis March 6, 1953 - June 24, 2019

Tisdale-Lann Memorial

Robin Sherman Valsamakis, 66, died Monday, June 24, 2019, at Baptist Memorial East in Memphis, TN. She was born March 6, 1953, in Jackson, MS to Jack J. Sherman and Amy Jeanelle Sherman. She was a life long resident of Aberdeen. She was a Med Tech for Dr. Arthur Brown. Robin attended the Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband Nick Valsamakis of Aberdeen, two daughters Elaina Baggett (Keith) of Aberdeen and Alexis Hood (Jonathan) of Madison, Alabama; her father Jack J. Sherman of Aberdeen; two sisters Shannon Robertson (James) of New Orleans, LA and Leigh Kudym (Chuck) of Lake Havasu, Arizona; one brother Jack Sherman, Jr. (Ronda) of Nashville, TN; and three grandchildren Sam, Sawyer, and Matthew. She was preceded in death by her mother.

Services will be Thursday, June 27, 2019, at 11:00 A.M. at Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. Mary Hutson officiating. Burial will be in Oddfellows Rest Cemetery. Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home of Aberdeen is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be Wednesday, June 26, 2019, from 5:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. at Tisdale -Lann Memorial Funeral Home. Memorials and contributions may be sent to St Jude Children's Research Hospital.


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    I am so sorry for your loss, Robin was a sweet and kind person.

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    Theo Mavridoglou says

    I am so sorry Nick. May her memory be eternal. Αιώνια της η μνήμη.

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      Janet and Chris Grillis says

      Memory eternal. Prayers for the family and friends.

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      Catherine Frantzeskos says

      I am so sorry Mr Nick for your loss .
      Ζωή σε σας.

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    Jimmy Russell says

    I’m so sorry for your loss. Robin was a very special lady that will be missed by many.

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    Candy Ferguson says

    I am so sorry for your loss. Robin was such a sweet and friendly person. She was always a pleasure to be around and will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

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    Lesa Young says

    You all are in our thoughts and prayers. Robin was always so sweet and kind to me. I am so sorry for your loss!!!

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    Sandy and Joe ursin says

    Shannon , so sorry for your loss .. Prayers of comfort are with you .

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    Barbara Grisham says

    Thoughts and Prayers

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    Michael Scapin says

    So sorry for your loss – May her memory be eternal

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    Leslie Wise says

    Elaina, I wish I had known your mom. She sounds like she was a very sweet lady. I’m sure she was bc she has a very sweet daughter❤️ Praying for u, friend! , Leslie Wise

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    Robert Neeley says

    Sorry for your loss Nick

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    Cindy Cockerham says

    I am so sorry for your loss. Praying for peace and comfort for your family.

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    Jim Buffington says

    My prayers continue to be with your family, Elaina.

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    Linda O. Smith says

    Nick and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Robin had a long hard fight and she is in the arms of God now without pain. I pray that you look to God during this sad time for comfort. If there is anything I can do to help please let me know. With deepest sympathy, Linda

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    Don Kudym says

    I was always amazed how big Robin’s smile was, and I can still hear her warm, soft laughter as we hung out in the kitchen on many evenings, talking about the latest funny moments ala little Elaina and Alexis. She was an angel who will be missed dearly. ♡♡

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    Paul Lasky says

    My prayer of the heart for you Robin.

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