(BOWDON, Ga.) Ronnie Stewart Robinson, 66, of Bowdon, Ga., died peacefully at his home Thursday morning, Nov. 5, 2020.
The funeral will be Sunday, Nov. 8, at 3 p.m. ET at Holy Ground Baptist Church with the Rev. Kelly Runels officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 2 p.m. on Sunday. Interment will follow in Stripling Chapel Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 2 to 5 p.m. ET. Due to ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, we encourage everyone to make the best decisions to remain safe. If anyone wishes to attend these gatherings, please remember to remain 6 feet apart from those not in your household and wear personal protective equipment, if available.
Mr. Robinson was born March 13, 1954, in Carrollton, Ga., the son of the late Doyle Merle Robinson and the late Faye Deering Robinson. He served in the U.S. Army and was a member of the American Legion Post #400. He was a retired machinist with Southwire and a member of Holy Ground Baptist Church. He was an avid Georgia sports fan and loved the Georgia Bulldogs, Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta Braves.
He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Becky Robinson; six children, Sarah Robinson, Rita Tudor (Robert), Donna Waldrep (Dennis), Wanda Faulkner (Craig Newborn), Roger Faulkner (Bobbie) and Beverly Faulkner (Chris Garrett); two sisters, Tina Hembree (Steve) and Rita Daniel (Danny); brother, Darrell Griffin (Vicki); 20 grandchildren; 46 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews. Mr. Robinson, "Pop Ronnie," was preceded in death by his parents; stepdad, D.E. Griffin; daughter, Angie Robinson; sisters, Joann Amason and Billie Jo Akins; and son-in-law, Ricky Whitman.
Pallbearers will be Ricky Whitman, Rodney Faulkner, Steve Hembree, Danny Daniel, Jessie Robinson and Justin Hicks.
Messages of condolences can be sent to the family at www.martin-hightower.com.
Martin and Hightower Heritage Chapel, Carrollton.