Eden—Willie Robinson passed away at his home on December 4, 2012. Born on August 30, 1930 in Magnolia, Mississippi. Willie was the son of the late Curtis and Mamie Crump Robinson.
Willie received his formal education in Magnolia; he enlisted in the United States Army
in May 1951 and was honorably discharged in July 1954.
Willie is survived by his wife Addie Howell Robinson of Allen; a daughter Gwen Gatlin, McComb,MS;a step-daughter Claudia (Wilbert) Cook of Salisbury, a step-son Samuel ( Deborah) Howell of Bowie. a sister Estee Downs, Magnolia, MS; a brother Walter Robinson, Fort Worth, TX;seven grandchildren, fifteen great grand children and four great-great grand children and a host of nieces and nephews.
in addition to his parents he was precede in death by three sisters Lula Varando, Maudessa Lenior and Lizzie Richards.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, December 10, 2012 at 11:00am at Bennie Smith Funeral Home, 917 W. Isabella street, Salisbury, where family and friends may visit from 10am - 11am. Interment will be held at the Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Hurlock.
All services are entrusted to Bennie Smith Funeral Home - Salisbury.