The funeral for James Robinson, Sr., was held on August 15, 2020, at Smith Funeral Home. His interment was at Richwood Cemetery.
His official obituary reads as follows:
On August 8, 2020, James Robinson departed his life on earth to spend eternity in heaven.
James was born on November 3, 1954, to the late Huey P. Sr. and Gertrude Robinson Hall.
James attended Ouachita Parish High School and graduated in 1972. He also attended Robinson Business College.
James gave his life to Christ at an early age and was baptized at Deuteronomy Baptist Church of Monroe, La. Later in life, he joined Abundant Faith and rededicated his life to Christ under the leadership of Pastor Felix Ross. James had an amazing voice, and he served and worshipped on the Praised Team.
James worked at E.A. Conway for 15 years and D&J Construction for 20 plus years until he retired for health reasons. James Robinson was a thoughtful and caring person who never met a stranger. He had a quiet spirit, yet he always made others laugh and enjoy his presence. He loved, laughed, and lived life to the fullest.