2018-05-16 / Obituaries

John B. Robinson

BOONE — John B. Robinson, age 94, of Boone, passed away Monday afternoon, May 7, 2018, at Deerfield Ridge Assisted Living in Boone.

John is survived by four daughters, Patty Blanton and husband Chuck of Boone, Melinda Chambers and husband Rick, Susie Robinson of Boone, and Cindy King and husband Jeremy of Broadway, Virginia; two sons, Dan Robinson and wife Lisa of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, and Mark Robinson of Jefferson; two sisters, Helen Adkins and husband Joe of York, South Carolina, and Ann Pracht and husband Joe of Hilton Head, South Carolina; one brother, Eugene Robinson and wife Jean of Clover, South Carolina; eight granddaughters, Christy Sensenig and husband Steve, Jackie Godwin and husband Rob, Blair DeLoatche and husband Dee, Brook Carrigan and husband Chris, Lindsey Tester and husband Brian, Jordan Robinson, Emily Greer and husband Josh, and Nikki King; five grandsons, Casey Blanton and wife Tonya, Derek Robinson, Ian King and wife Heather, and Phillip King; six great-granddaughters, Clista Sensenig, Vivienne DeLoatche, Eliza Madison Tester, Lucy Greer, Sloane Carrigan, and Ellington Tester, and five great-grandsons, Dylan Sensenig, Spencer Godwin, Cooper Godwin, Charlie DeLoatche, and Avery Tester. He is also survived by a number of nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Bertha Hall Robinson; his father and mother, Thomas and Jessie Howell Robinson; one sister, Harriett Slavik, and four brothers, Tom Robinson, Jr., Howell Robinson, Joe Robinson, and Frank Robinson.

Funeral services for John B. Robinson were conducted Wednesday afternoon, May 9, 2018, at Greenway Baptist Church in Boone. Officiating were the Reverend Harold Bennett, the Reverend Bud Russell, and the Reverend Darrell Hobbs. Burial followed in Mount Lawn Memorial Park and Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Greenway Baptist Church, 858 Greenway Road, Boone, North Carolina, 28607, or to a Hospice of the donor's choice.

Online condolences may be sent to the Robinson family at www.hamptonfuneralnc.com

Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service, in Boone, was in charge of the arrangements.

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