Funeral services for Mr. Marion Alvis Robins, 86, of the New
Salem community of Jackson County, Tennessee, will be held
at 2 P.M. on Wednesday, August 24, at Upper Cumberland
Funeral Home. Burial with full military honors will follow in the
Pharris Cemetery in the McCoinsville community of Jackson
The family will receive friends Monday from 5 – 9 P.M., Tuesday
from noon – 9 P.M., and Wednesday from 9 A.M. until time of
services at Upper Cumberland Funeral Home.
Mr. Robins passed away on Sunday, August 21, 2005, at the
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
He was born June 5, 1919, in Double Springs, Alabama, to the
late Tom Robins and Rhoda Able Baldy Robins. On July 4,
1946, he was married to the late Grace Wilmoth Robins, who
passed away on March 11, 2001.
Mr. Robins was retired from the Cookeville Planning Mill. He
served in the U.S. Army during World War II, and was a fan of
the Country Dreamers Band. In addition to his wife and parents,
he was preceded in death by 1 Brother: Jim Corbin.
Survivors include 1 Son & Daughter-in-Law: Jerry and
Darlene Robbins of Gainesboro, TN; 3 Grandchildren: Mike
and Eva Ingram of Gainesboro, TN; Jerry Robins, Jr. of
Clarksville, TN; and Rachel Robbins of Gainesboro, TN; and 2
Great-Grandchildren: Kane Ingram and Madison Robbins
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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