Cecil Robinson KRESS - Cecil Robinson, 92, died Monday, Dec. 24, 2007, in Lubbock. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. today, Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2007, in Kornerstone Funeral Directors Chapel in Plainview with the Rev. Dan Reynolds, pastor of the Family Church in Lubbock, officiating. A private burial will be held following the services in the Kress Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Kornerstone Funeral Directors of Plainview. Mrs. Robinson was born Oct. 19, 1915, in Hunt County, Texas, to Virgil and Jessie Pharr. She grew up in Childress County and graduated from Carey High School. She married Clint Robinson on Sept. 8, 1934, in Lakeview. They moved to Kress in 1945. She was a devoted housewife and helpmate to Clint and was very supportive and instrumental in his business successes. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Kress where she was very active and taught Sunday school. She was a member of the Kress Study Club since 1958. The Robinson family was honored as the Master Farm Family of Texas in 1964. Her husband, Clint Robinson, died Dec. 9, 2005. She is also preceded in death by one son, three brothers and four sisters. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Luther and Barb Robinson of Angel Fire, N.M.; two sisters, Ernestine Sitton of Lubbock and Jo Dell Stallings of Claremore, Okla.; two granddaughters, Vicki Smithson and husband Randy of Lubbock and Robbie Matamoros and husband Paul of Frisco, Texas; four great-grandchildren, Parker and Whit Smithson of Lubbock and Logan and Macie Matamoros of Frisco. The family would like to thank the caregivers at Wedgewood South Assisted Living Center for their devotion and care of Mrs. Robinson. Memorials may be made to the Kress Cemetery or a favorite charity. Online condolences may be made at www.kornerstonefunerals.com.
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Published in Plainview Daily Herald from Dec. 26 to Dec. 27, 2007