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Robert L. Robbins

February 8, 1931 ~ May 30, 2020 (age 89)

Obituary

Robert L. Robbins, 89, of Harrogate, TN, passed away Saturday, May 30, 2020, at the Tri State Nursing and Rehabilitation Facility. 

 

He was born February 8, 1931 in Place, KY, the son of the late Gale W. and Anne Pope Robbins.  He was a U.S. Army Veteran, having served his country in the Korean War.  He retired to Harrogate, TN, after working for 30 years for General Motors.

 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 8 brothers and sisters: James C. Robbins, Charles E. Robbins, William A. Robbins, Sr., Gladys Hobbs Hopkins, Theo Carver, Lola M. Campbell, Juanita Miracle and Virginia Lee Miracle.

 

Survivors include a special sister-in-law: Cleta Robbins

 

And a host of nieces and nephews.

 

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, June 4, at the Cawood Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jeff Tingle presiding.  A eulogy will be given by his nephew, Robert Lee.

 

Interment will follow in the Green Hills Memorial Gardens with his nephews serving as pallbearers. Full military honors will be provided by the Jellico American Legion Honor Guard.  

 

The Robbins Family will receive friends from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Thursday, June 4, at the Cawood Funeral Home.

 

Online condolences and guestbook are available at www.cawoodfh.com

 

Cawood Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
June 4, 2020

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Cawood Funeral Home
112 South 21st Street
Middlesboro, Kentucky 40965

Funeral Service
Thursday
June 4, 2020

1:00 PM
Cawood Funeral Home
112 South 21st Street
Middlesboro, Kentucky 40965

Interment
Thursday
June 4, 2020

2:49 PM
Green Hills Memorial Gardens, KY, Middlesboro

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