J.L. Robinson, age 81, passed away Saturday, October 8, 2016 at Life Care in Sparta. He was a long time member of the Board Valley Community.
He was born in Sparta, Tennessee on May 7, 1935 to Freeling Simpson Robinson and Altie Jane Nabors Robinson.
He was preceded in death by parents, wife of 50 yrs. of marriage, Juanita Mae Robinson, son, Donnie J.L. Robinson, sisters, Virgie Robinson, Estelle Robinson, Bonnell Murdock , Coretta Rice and brother, Freeling Odell Robinson.
He is survived by children: Shirley Austin and husband, John Ray, Renita Lynne Scott and husband, Marvin, Ronnie Robinson and Judy Scott all of Sparta; brothers, Harold Robinson and wife Faye and Howard Robinson and wife Lea; sister, Ella Emery; four grandchildren: Amanda Rhea Brown, Kelsy Lea Miller, Robert Paul Scott and Stacie Nichole Mc Donald; ten great grandchildren; Jocelyn Lee Scott, Mason Paul Scott, Kalie Nicole Mc Donald, Taylor Jade Mc Donald, Braden Joe Mc Donald, Lyla Mae Brown, Austin Cooper Brown, Eleanor Grace Brown, Wynn Waverly Miller and Ace McKenzie Miller. Also numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.
Funeral services will be in the Thurman Funeral Home , Wednesday October 12, 2016 at 1:00 P.M.. Officiating will be Bro. Ray Young and Bro. Harold Robinson, burial will follow in the Clouse Seminary Cemetery in Putnam County.
Family will receive friends at Thurman Funeral Home, Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. till 8:00 p.m.
Please sign the online guestbook at www.thurmanfuneral.com. Thurman Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.