He was born in Wedowee, AL to the late Robert and Mary Hester Robinson. He was preceded in death by 10 siblings and a daughter, Jeannette Yancey. He operated Robinson Welding for 40 years, was a member of Lovejoy Baptist Church and attended Lake Cindy Baptist Church. Sam enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, woodworking and traveling.
Survivors include his loving wife of 59 years, Shirley Robinson; daughters, Sandra (Ricky) Miller, Marie (Terry) Standish, Patricia (Rick) Russell, Brenda (Tim) Mosley; ten grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren; sister, Beulah (Amos) Toney; numerous nieces and nephews.
Graveside funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, July 13, 2010 at 11:00 AM from Meadow Way Garden Cemetery in LaGrange. Friends may visit the family today from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at the funeral home.
Contributions are asked to be made to the American Cancer Society in memory of Mr. Robinson.
Haisten Funeral Home, 1745 Zack Hinton Parkway South, McDonough, GA 30253, 770-914-8833.