Susie Robinson

Susie Robinson

Susie Robinson, 93, of Cobden, died at 10:15 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, at her home. 

She was born on Dec. 18, 1924, in Pomona, the daughter of William Eugene and Lilly Grace Turner Stearns. 

She married Warren R. Robinson in October 1944 in Jackson County.  He preceded her in death on March 30, 1991.

She is survived by her children, Angie Middleton of Cobden, Howard “Butch” Robinson of Cobden, Herbert Robinson of Cambria, Nona J. Robinson of Anna and Susan J. Allen of Wood River; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; two brothers, Sam Stearns of Marion and Cecil Stearns of Lick Creek; two sisters, Lilly Williams of Makanda and Kay Eskins of Tennessee; other relatives and many friends. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Warren R. Robinson; siblings Rosella Morfield, Ted Stearns, John Robert Stearns, Josie Jerdon and Violet Shingleton.

She was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church near Cobden.  

A private service will be held by the family at a later date.

To leave online condolence for the family, visit

Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Cobden is in charge of arrangements.

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