Nellie L. Robinson, age 92, departed this life to be with her beloved family on Saturday, July 19, 2014.
She was born in Tulsa, Okla. on Dece 19, 1921. She married William L. Robinson, Sr., on March 19, 1938. To this union, two children were born – Julia Annette and William L. (Sonny) Robinson, Jr.
Nellie was retired from the Ponca City Post Office.
Surviving Nellie is her son, William L. (Sonny) Robinson, Jr. and wife, Sharon of Pawhuska. Also surviving are her grandchildren, Todd (Kim) Robinson of Kildare, Kerri Robinson of Kaw City, Tonya (Russell) Neff of Barnsdall; Heather (Corey) Spradlin of Jenks and Ashley (Jason) Bass of Oklahoma City; brother Verlin (Sandi) of Catheys Valley, Cal.; and sister-in-law Velma Landrum of Fairland. Great grandchildren include Macee, Cooper, Magan, Logan, Kadi, Chance, Beth, Cortney, Brittney, Cooper, Sam and Spencer.
Preceding her in death were her husband, William L. Robinson, Sr.; daughter Annette; three brothers, Melvin, Everett and Leslie; sisters Amy, Zola, Rachel and Delma; and grandson, William L. Robinson, III.
Anyone who knew Nellie knew that she loved the Lord and truly loved her family. She was always there with a helping hand and open arms.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, July 23, at McCartney’s Johnson Funeral Home. Pastors Norma Pixley and Artie Hudson will officiate. Interment will follow at 2 p.m. at the Oak Hill Cemetery, Mannford, Okla.
McCartney’s Johnson Funeral Home of Pawhuska is in charge of arrangements.