Rev. James Robinson Jr., age 81 of Campbellton, FL passed away Wednesday January 23, 2019At Washington Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Chipley, Florida.
Funeral services were held 2:30p.m. Saturday January 26th at Holyneck Missionary Baptist Church located 3395 Cemetery Lane Campbellton, Florida with the Reverends Richard Peterson Sr., Earnestine Daniels, Richard Curl and Oscar Massey officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery with McKinnie Funeral Home of Campbellton, Florida. directing.
Reverend Robinson was born September 26, 1937 in Jackson County, Florida to the late James Robinson, Sr. and Lucille Dudley. He was well known and respected as the pastor of St. John Missionary Baptist Church in Marianna, Florida for 35 years and Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church in Columbia, Alabama.
He served as a Councilman with the Town of Campbellton for a number of years, and retired from the Jackson County Road and Bridge Department after many years of employment.
He was preceded in death by his late wife Viola Robinson and sons, George Dudley and James Earl Robinson.
He leaves to cherish his loving memory: His Wife: Persey Bell Robinson; His Children: Kelly (Mary) Blue, Roosevelt (Cynthia) Robinson, Ray (Althea) Robinson, Annie Young, Shirley (Larry) Robinson, Lucy (Albert) Adderson, Connie Melton, and Eleanor Melton; His Sister: Bernice Kelly; 11 Grandchildren and a host other family members and friends.