Memorial services for Mr. Vernon Boyd Robinson, age 78 of Manchester will be conducted at 12 Noon, Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at the Manchester Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Jim Terry officiating.
Visitation with the Robinson family will be from 11 am, Tuesday until service time at the funeral home.
Mr. Robinson passed away Saturday morning at his home surrounded by his loving family.
Mr. Robinson was born in Rutherford County, Tennessee the son of the late Jessie C. and Katy F. Ferrell Robinson.
He was retired from the E. Rowe Foundry in Martinsville, Illinois and was a member of the Gnat Hill and
Lumley Stand Church of Christ. Mr. Robinson was an accomplished musician and enjoyed playing the guitar, the fiddle and the banjo. He was also a song writer.
His survivors are:
His loving wife of 57 years, Mrs. Ruby McDowell Robinson of Manchester
Two Daughters- Clarice Hehe of Manchester and Martha (Steve) Park of Homestead, Florida;
One Son- Clarence Robinson of Manchester;
One Brother- Virgil Robinson of Manchester;
One Sister- Gladys Padgett of Murfreesboro;
Five Grandchildren- Hylary Hehe, Anthony M. Hehe & his fiancé Tiffany Newcomm,
Michael Park, Sandra (Matt) Keeslar a and Mary (Thomas) Durland;