THOMASTON – Mr. Prentice Melvin Robinson, age 73, of Thomaston, Ga., died January 21, 2014 at Upson Regional Medical Center.
Mr. Robinson was born on July 27, 1940 in Thomaston, Ga., to the late Thurmon and Mary Robinson. He was formerly employed with Thomaston Mills, where he worked in the Bleachery for over 30 years until his retirement.
Survivors include his son, Mr. Prentice Michael (Kaye) Robinson of Thaxton, Miss.; sisters, Mrs. Eloise Joiner of Thomaston, Ga., Mrs. Kathy (Larry) Darsey of Thomaston, Ga.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 24, 2014 at 11 a.m. from the Chapel of Coggins Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Upson Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at Coggins Funeral Home on Thursday, January 23, 2014 from 5-7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the local Cancer Car c/o Mr. Carey Pitts at 300 Upson Avenue, Thomaston, GA 30286.
Coggins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.