SYLVESTER -- The funeral services for the late Mr. Tommy L. Robinson of Sylvester, Georgia, who departed this life on Thursday, March 22, 2012 in Albany, Georgia,will be held on Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. from the Hopewell Baptist Church in Gordy, Georgia with the Elder Otis L. Robinson, Sr. officiating. Burial will follow in the Shepard Memorial Garden Cemetery in Sylvester, Georgia.

Tommy Lee Robinson, Sr. was born on August 9, 1950 in Worth County, Georgia.

The vines of his life rooted in Worth County where he began to fellowship at Hopewell Baptist Church. Mr. Tommy Robinson went on to graduate from J.W. Holley High in 1969 and furthered his education at Albany Technical College where he studied Auto-mechanics. Soon after, Mr. Robinson began working at Sowega Concrete where he would remain until he retired.

The legacy of Mr. Robinson's season is cherished by a son Tommy Lee Robinson, Jr. (LaKesia); two daughters, Sheneeka N. Robinson and Essie Brown; two sisters, Mary Ann Wiley and Diann Watson (Jerry); four brothers Elder Otis Leon Robinson, Sr. (Diane), Prophet John Tolbert, Sr. (Dorothy), Gayle Brantley, and Greg Shrimplin; a devoted niece Tineeka L. Morris (Marques); a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, uncles, aunts, cousins other family and friends.

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Shipp's Funeral Home

Sylvester 229/776-1355