Lawrence W. Robbins, 94, of Independence, Va., died July 31, 2013, at Grayson Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Independence, Va.
He was born Feb. 25, 1919, at Independence, Va., to the late Lona Ward and William Robbins.
Survivors include his wife of 73 years, Margaret Harrington Robbins of the home; son and wife, Bill and Jessie Robbins of Independence; grandson, Christipher Robbins of Elk Creek; three nieces; and three special caregivers: Julie Schenack, Nancy Wright and Lesa Osborne.
Funeral services were held Friday, Aug. 2, 2013, at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home Chapel, Independence, Va. The Rev. Joe M. Taylor and the Rev. Bill Shupe officiated. Burial followed in Salem Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to Salem Cemetery, in care of Jack Pinion, 9476 Elk Creek Parlway, Elk Creek, Va. 24326.