Mr. David Leon Robinson age 92, of High Point passed away Friday November 15, in the Hefner VA Medical Center in Salisbury.
Mr. Robinson was born May 7, 1921 in Waynesville, NC to Walter E. and Lucy Jenkins Robinson. On April 9, 1943 he married Rachel Cox who preceded him in death on June 7, 1997. He was educated in Waynesville and High Point Schools and served in the Air Force in World War II. He retired from Snow Lumber Co and had been a volunteer at High Point Regional Hospital and the Presbyterian Home. Mr. Robinson was a member of Montlieu Avenue Methodist Church and had served as Sunday School Teacher for the Iveigh Sunday School Class. He was preceded in death by one sister, Helen Robinson and three brothers, Dewey, Gene, and Ed Robinson.
Surviving are his son David W. Robinson and wife Faye of Winston-Salem and three grandchildren; Matthew Robinson and wife Jessica, Perry and Anna Robinson and two great grandchildren: Ana Lucille Robinson and Emma Lane Robinson. He has one sister, Mrs. Billie Allen of Wilmington.
A Memorial Service will be held Tuesday, Nov. 19th at 3:00 p.m. in the chapel of Sechrest Funeral Service 1301 E. Lexington Avenue, High Point by the Reverend Dr. Lauren Anderson. The family will receive friends from 2:00 until 3:00 prior to the service. Interment in Floral Garden Park Cemetery will be at a later date.
Memorials may be directed to the Salvation Army, 301 W. Green Drive, High Point, NC 27260
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