In Remembrance of James Robinson
Date of Death: 05-27-2023
Burial: Ridgely Cemetery
Funeral Service : 06-10-2023
James Robinson, 90, of Edgerton, MO, passed away, May 27, 2023.
He was born on August 30, 1932 to Raymond and Ora Mae (Wickam) Robinson in Clinton, MO. James grew up in Lincoln, MO and graduated from Lincoln High School.
On November 17th 1956 he was united in marriage to Jo Ann Wright. After their marriage they lived in Windsor, MO.
James served in the U.S. Army from 1952 to 1954 and saw action in the Korean War as a 105mm Recoilless Rifle operator and earned the rank of Corporal.
James retired from TWA as a maintenance instructor. He was a member of the Mt. Zion Baptist Church. James was an active member and was involved in Master Builders and traveled many places to help people in need. James was a loving husband and father and friend to many.
James was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Sammy and Bob Robinson; sister, Genevieve Beuell.
He is survived by his wife, Jo Ann; son, Michael (Dawn) Robinson; grandchildren, Geoffrey (Melissa) Robinson, Laura (Alex) Barden, and Danielle (Ricky) Tartamella; nine great- grandchildren; several nieces and nephews, other relatives and many friends.
Funeral Service: 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 10th with visitation one hour prior at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Edgerton.
Burial with Military Honors: Ridgely Cemetery, Ridgely, MO.
Arrangements, Hixson-Klein Funeral Home.