Frank Robinson – May 7, 2017

Frank Robinson, 94, of Panhandle, died Sunday, May 7, 2017, in Amarillo.

Services will be at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 10, 2017 in Panhandle Church of Christ in Panhandle.  Burial will be in Panhandle Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers at Panhandle, 208 Main St.

Frank was born Oct. 3, 1922, in Lark.  He married Bethel Nadine Garner in Groom on Jan. 7, 1941.  They celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary on January 7, 2017.  He was a member of the Panhandle Church of Christ and a lifelong resident of Carson County.

Frank was a farmer, rancher and grain elevator owner of Robinson Grain. He had many friends and customers across the Texas Panhandle.

He thoroughly enjoyed being in the mountains and time with his family.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Bethel Robinson; his mother, Pearl Robinson and father Vance Robinson; two brothers, JV Robinson and Pat Robinson; two sisters Peggy Smith and Flora Glen Hammers; and a grandson, Ryan Robinson.

Survivors include two sons, Rudy Robinson and companion, Mary Bush of Santa Fe, New Mexico and Doyle Robinson and his wife Brenda of Panhandle; two grandchildren, Mande Mulkey and her husband Jeremy of Amarillo and Zach Robinson and his wife Sherra of Panhandle;  great-grandchildren, John Rodgers of Montgomery, Alabama and Broxton, Ell Marie, Charlee Bleu, and Scotti Pearl Robinson of Panhandle; and step-grandchild, Caitlin Mulkey of Bushland.  He is also survived by many nieces and nephews along with countless friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorial may be sent to Garretson Center Inc. in Panhandle at PO BX 1239, 79068 or Square House Museum in Panhandle at PO BX 276, 79068.

Viewing will be from noon-6:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 9, 2017, at Boxwell Brothers at Panhandle, 208 Main St.

5 Responses to “Frank Robinson – May 7, 2017”

  1. Milt & Mary Walker says:

    Our sincerest condolences to you, Rudy and Doyle. Frank and Bethel were like second parents to me and I was honored to call them friends. —
    Best regards,
    Milton and Mary Walker

  2. Jane and Lloyd Hare says:

    Frank was a wonderful man and will be missed. Your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Love you all

  3. Pam Hendrix Vaughn says:

    So sorry for your loss.

    Pam Hendrix Vaughn
    E. Lucille Hendrix

  4. James and Pat Simpson says:

    Doyle and family, So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family at this time.Sincerely, James & Pat Simpson

  5. Debbie Ross says:

    I will always remember my time spent with Aunt Bethel and Uncle Frank. They will forever be in my heart. Sorry for your losses. Love you all.

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