Robin Marie Ehrenkaufer, 64, of Franklin, NC, passed away Monday, March 5, 2018. She was born in Toledo, Ohio, the daughter of Norma Gene (Gustin) Spencer of Franklin, NC and the late Andrew Long. Robin loved her family, especially her grandchildren and great‑grandchildren. She loved people and loved gardening and canning to give it away to those in need. Robin was a homemaker and a fantastic seamstress, making quilts and costumes. She attended Franklin Covenant Church.
In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband, Ken Ehrenkaufer, children, Tiffanie Smith (Ryan) of Fort Mill, SC, Misty Wyen, of Cincinnati, Ohio and Tawnya Hoppe (Matt) of Franklin, NC, Kim Ehrenkaufer of Memphis, TN, Ryan Ehrenkaufer (Polly) of Franklin, NC, and Tina Swygart of Springfield, Ohio; 14 grandchildren and 5 great‑grandchildren; sister, Linda Seegraves (Bill) of Crossville, TN. She was preceded in death by her father Andrew Long, her step‑father, Harold Spencer, and brothers, Sandy Long and Dennis Long.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 3:00 pm at Franklin Covenant Church, with Rev. John Mackinson officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 3:00 pm prior to the service at the Church.
Bryant‑Grant Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Ehrenkaufer family. Online condolences may be made at www.bryantgrantfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers the family has asked any donations to be sent to Franklin Covenant Church Attention: Missionaries in the name of Robin Ehrenkaufer. Alternatively, Robin would have loved you to plant a seed with your loved ones in her memory given her love of gardening.