Obituary – Robinson, George Edward

Class of 1945

1945 Graduation Edition
Perry Daily Journal
George Edward Robinson

– son of Mr. and Mrs. Martin Robinson, 617 Tenth street, George Edward is a native of Kansas City, Mo., where he was born August 9, 1929. He attended the Perry elementary school and the Watkins school district before reaching PHS.

He is active in Perry Teen Town work.

If he doesn’t go into the army after receiving his high school diploma, he is going to Oklahoma A. & M. college at Stillwater for a course in commerce.

George Edward Robinson

August 9, 1929 – April 3, 1969

George Edward Robinson, 39, of 828 Holly street, died at 8:30 p.m. Thursday at Perry Memorial hospital where he had been a patient the past nine days. His death followed a lengthy illness.

Arrangements call for services at 2 p.m. Sunday at the J. P. Lewis funeral chapel in Kansas City, Mo., with burial in Rose Hill cemetery, at Kansas City. The body will lie in state at the Newton funeral home here until noon Saturday.

Robinson was born in Kansas City, Mo., Aug. 9, 1929. He came to Perry shortly after his birth with his parents. His mother preceded him in death in 1950. He grew up in Perry and graduated from Perry high school. He also attended Oklahoma State university and Hill’s school of business.

He was associated with his father in operation of the Southwest Iron and Supply until ill health prevented his being active.

Survivors include his father and step-mother, Mr. and Mrs. Martin Robinson of the home, and several uncles and aunts.