Celebration of life services for Christina “Tina” Laverne Robinson, 57, will be conducted from First Corinthian Baptist Church at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, with Rev. Leslie W. Whitlock officiating. Burial will follow in Greenhill Cemetery. Family and friends will be received Saturday beginning at 10 a.m. at the church.
Christina (Tina) Laverne Robinson was born in Frankfort on June 2, 1956 to the late Eugene and Irene Robinson. She departed this life on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.
She attended Mayo-Underwood School, Rosenwald Laboratory School and graduated from Franklin County High School in 1974. She was employed with McLane Company Inc. in Nicholasville and was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary Post 9235.
Christina accepted Christ at an early age under the leadership of Rev. Charles N. King and was a member of First Corinthian Baptist Church. She had a real zest for life and loved spending time with family, especially her son, and friends. She always had that beautiful smile on her face.
She is preceded in death by her parents and sister, Wanda Joyce Robinson.
Christina leaves to cherish her memory, the love of her life, her son, Robert “Pooh” Robinson; three brothers, Eugene (Joan) and Phillip Robinson of Frankfort and Ralph (Yolanda) Robinson of North Carolina; two sisters, Leeanna and Nita Robinson of Frankfort; a special friend, Lynn Thompson of Nicholasville; her friend through thick and thin, Blanche Jackson of Frankfort; two aunts, Evelyn Patterson of Louisville and Ann Simms of Richmond along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Tina’s nephews will honor her by serving as pallbearers. Sharon Bowen, Arthurine Monie, Gwendolyn Smith, Donna Williams, Anna Clay, Eleanor Mundy and Ramona White will be recognized as honorary pallbearers.
Arrangements are under the direction of Harrod Brothers Funeral Home; condolences may be shared via the online guest book at www.harrodbrothers.com.