Betty Lamar

January 18, 2020


Mrs. Betty Jean Robinson Lamar of Tampa passed away Saturday, January 18, 2020.  Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, February 1, at 11:00 a.m. at Ray Williams Memorial Chapel, 301 N. Howard Avenue with Pastor Antonio Pringley of Fruit of the Spirit Ministries,  officiating. 

Mrs. Betty Jean Robinson Lamar was a native and lifelong resident of Tampa, Florida born to Virginia Pittman Robinson and Willie C. Robinson.  She was educated in the public schools of Hillsborough and was a home day care provider.

She was preceded in death by her father, Willie C. Robinson; grandfather, Mr. George Pittman, Sr.; grandmother, Annie Lou Pittman; sister, Angela Taylor; brother, Willie C. Robinson, Jr.; aunt, Annie Ree Brown; and niece, Nicole Robinson-Jordan.

She leaves to cherish her memory: three devoted children, Shaqwanna Reynolds, Vashon Robinson and Tavaris Lamar; husband, Nathan Lamar; stepchildren, Nathan Lamar, Jr., Gaye Lamar, LaTonya Lamar and Jermaine Lamar; a loving, caring and devoted mother, Virginia Robinson; two devoted brothers, Charles Robinson and Kenneth Robinson; step sisters, Charlottte Cole and Jacquelyn Williams; and step brother, Darrell Cole; grandchildren, Cameron Robinson, Vashon Robinson, Jr., Vashya Robinson, Vasanti Robinson, A'Naiya Lamar, Tavaris Lamar, Jr., Taveiya Lamar; nieces and nephews, April Hutchinson, Ashley Cannon, Tamika Smith, Monte Bowens and Devona Bowens; devoted friend, Wayne; and a host of cousins, in-laws, other relatives and friends.

The remains will repose after 5 p.m. Friday, January 31 at Ray Williams Funeral Home. 

To send flowers to Betty's family, please visit our floral store.


January 31, 2020

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ray Williams Funeral Home
301 N. Howard Avenue
Tampa, FL 33606-1508

Funeral Service
February 1, 2020

11:00 AM
Ray Williams Memorial Chapel
301 N. Howard Avenue
Tampa, FL

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