ROBINSON, James, age 88, a resident of Montgomery, AL, died January 26, 2014. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. from North Court Street Missionary Baptist Church, 1900 Jackson Ferry Rd., Montgomery, AL with Pastor Clifford Prevo officiating. Interment will be held at Eastwood Memorial Gardens Cemetery with E. G. Cummings Memorial Funeral Home directing. He was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn Powell Robinson and his parents, Tennessee Jackson and George Robinson. He leaves to cherish his memories: his loving daughters, Amelia Robinson (Montgomery, AL), Alesia Robinson Smith (Macon, GA), Beverly Robinson (Montgomery, AL) and Tanya Robinson (Montgomery, AL); sisters and brothers, Hester Williams, Beverly (Robert) Carroll (Prattville, AL), Eloise Shufford (Pensacola, FL), Zadie (Howard) Reeves (Beaufort, SC), George Pickett (Denver, CO), Robert Madison (Pensacola, FL), and Raymond (Loise) Madison (Pensacola, FL); sisters and brother-in-law, Earlene Gissendaner, Carrie Powell, Rachael Henry, and Oscar (Carolyn) Powell, all of Montgomery, AL; devoted cousin, Alonza Wilson; devoted friends, Perry Martin, Bobby Seavon, Lee Scott, and Frank Harris; grandchildren, Corey Robinson, Montarre Smith, Javoris Robinson, Tia Robinson, and Braxton Robinson; two great grandchildren, Jatyler Robinson and Skylar Smith; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. The body of Mr. Robinson will lie in repose one hour prior to funeral services in the church.
Published in the Montgomery Advertiser on Jan. 31, 2014