James Robinson


James “Jim” H. Robinson Jr., 81, of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2019.

He was employed with Matlock Trailer Corp for 30 years, and later with Walmart as the door greeter. Jim was of the Christian faith. He was an avid fisherman, camper and gardener.

He was preceded in death by his father, James H. Robinson Sr.; and his mother, Margaret Burney Smith.

Survivors include his wife of 39 years, Wanda “Jane” Brooks Robinson, of Cleveland; four children: Margaret “Margie” Phillips and husband, Lester, of Salem, Ala., Jonathon Robinson and wife, Rebecca, of Cleveland and Kenneth Robinson and James H. Robinson III, both of Nashville; six grandchildren; two brothers: Kenneth Robinson and wife, Jean, of Nashville and Paul Robinson and wife, Linda, of Mt. Juliet; sister-in-law, Nel Gray and husband, Don, of Whitehouse; and three nieces and three nephews.

The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, May 28, 2019, in the chapel of Fike-Randolph & Son Funeral Home, with the Rev. Dustin Wildes officiating. Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens.

His family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Monday, and from 1 until 2 p.m. on Tuesday  at the funeral home.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Robinson family guestbook at www.fikefh.com.


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