Johnnie Lee Robinson was born February 24, 1943 in Anderson, South Carolina to the late Tommy and Hattie Robinson. He departed this life Thursday, January 15, 2015 at the Jewish Hospital in Louisville, KY, having attained the age of seventy-one years, ten months and twenty-one days.
He had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Mt. Union Baptist Church. Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by one son: Roy Robinson. He was a United States Army Veteran, retiring after 20 years of service. He was also a chef.
He Is survived by his wife Vernice Embry Robinson, one step-son: Allen Golder of Campbellsville, two step-daughters: Julita Johnson of Louisville and Debora Golder of Cincinnati, Ohio, five brothers and four sisters-in-law: Anthony and Jackie Gray and Charles and Gladys Robinson of Cincinnati, Ohio, Bennie and Louise Robinson of Atlanta, Georgia, Joe Robinson of Madison, KY, James and Regina Robinson of Cincinnati, Ohio, two sisters: Evelyn Dillingham and Essie Robinson of Cincinnati, Ohio, two grandchildren: Shulita and Barry Golder and two great grandchildren. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews, plus a host of other relatives and friends.
Place and Time of Service: Mt. Union Baptist Church in Green County - 11 a.m. (Central Time) Thursday, January 22, 2015
The wake and visitation will be 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. (Central Time) Wednesday and after 7 a.m. Thursday at Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home in Greensburg.
Ministers: Rev. Mike Ash, Eulogy, Rev. Andre' Calhoun, Master of Ceremony
Thursday, January 22nd, 2015 12:00pm, Mt. Union Baptist Church
Green County Memory Gardens, Garden of Everlasting Life