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“To the family of Ivory Robinson: Thank you for sharing him with the C&P telephone family. He was a true beacon. May he continue to be a cool, laid...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: June

“Ivory was a very Dear Friend of mine for many years, and words cannot express my sense of great loss, and I know that his other friends and...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Janice Boss - Bowie, MD

“Dearest Family Just as the sun will set then rise with each and every dawn, the souls of those who lived life well enternally live on... Now that...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Theresa Davis - Bronx, NY

“God knows our every sorrow, He does not put any more on us than we can bear, Our thoughts and prayers are with the Robinson family. Eddie &...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Marilyn B Royal - Fayetteville, NC

“Our prayers abd thoughts are with you during this difficult time.Just remember God is our refuge and strength, so lean and depend on him for...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Annie Jones - West Hartfird, CT

“I express my deepest sympathy in this time of great sorrow. Carolyn House ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Carolyn House - Woodbridge, VA

“With deepest and heartfelt sympathy. Let's continue to pray for each other. To God be the Glory - even in death. Cousin Doris and...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Doris Robinson Zimmerman - MD

“My Dear Family, I was so sad to hear of the passing of Cousin Ivory. You have been and continue to be in my thoughts and prayers. May our God...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Wanda P. Brown - Columbia, SC

“To the family of Ivory I was sorry to hear of Ivory's death we were classmates at Gibbs High he will be missed. May god be with you all. Georgia...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Georgia Mc Neil Bishop - New York, NY

“Ivory was a long time friend. The last time I spoke with him was on was on August 12, 2012. I felt something was wrong when I did not get a return...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Bert'a Graham Holmes - Alexandria, VA

Hines Funeral Home, Inc. 833 S. Sixth Street Hartsville, South Carolina 29550 843-332-1771 – Home 843-332-2199 Fax Hartsville – Funeral services for Mr. Ivory Robinson will be held Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 10:00am at Trinity AME Church in Pamplico, South Carolina directed by Hines Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Florence National Cemetery. Reverend Oliver Davis will officiate the services. Reverend Larry T. Davis is pastor. Visitation and wake services will be held Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at Smith Funeral Home in Florence, South Carolina from 7:00pm to 8:00pm. Ivory Robinson was born September 12, 1945 in Pamplico, South Carolina a son of the late Reverend Bert & Icelean Davis Robinson, Sr. He was educated in the public schools of Florence County. He graduated from Gibbs High School with the Class of 1963. He later enlisted in the United States Air Force in April of 1966. He served during the Vietnam War and received several medals and commendations. He was ranked as a Staff Sargeant before his honorable discharge in March of 1970. Ivory received his Associate's Degree in Electronics from Denmark Area Trade School, now Denmark Technical College, in Denmark, South Carolina. He also received his Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from the University of the District of Columbia in Washington DC. He became employed by Chesapeke Bell and Verizon as a Computer Programmer and Supervisor. Ivory became a member of the Trinity African Methodist Episcopal Church in the Hyman Community of Pamplico, South Carolina at an early age. This was the church of his family's roots and also was the church that was founded by his great grandfather, Reverend Samson A. Robinson. Later he became a member of the Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church in Washington, DC, where he faithfully and regularly attended. Ivory was affiliated with the Sons and Daughters of Moses. His life was one of humbleness and kindness. He also loved sports and good food. He could tell you where to find the best hot dogs, pork barbecue, and seafood. Two of his favorite restaurants when visited South Carolina was 301 Drive In and Scott's Barbecue. He never came to South Carolina without going to these two restaurants. He also loved his family. He regularly attended the Mack and Hannah Davis Reunions. Ivory loved and had much concern for his family. He was a lover of education and stressed this to all young people he came in contact with, especially his much beloved nieces, Omijean and Wanda, and his nephew, Marti. He always gave them advice on life's lessons. He extended this love to his great niece, Monie and his great nephew, Dashawn. His nieces and nephews were his heart and joy. He was preceded in death by both of his parents; a brother, David Robinson; and a brother-in-law, Allen L. Munnerlyn. Surviving to cherish the memory and maintain the legacy of Ivory Robinson is his two sisters, Inez Robinson Munerlyn and Naomi (Rev. Ira) Robinson Timmons both of Florence, SC; his brother, Bert (Wilma) Robinson, Jr. of Somerset, NJ; his two nieces, Omijean Timmons (Jerry) Sanders of Florence, SC, and Wanda Munnerlyn Hill of Chesapeake, VA; one nephew, Rev. Marti (Chantel) Robinson of Laurence Harbor, NJ; a beloved great niece, Alysia "Monie" Hill of Chesapeake, VA; a beloved great nephew, Dashawn Timmons of Florence, SC, and a host of other relatives and very dear friends. Tributes may be posted to