Robinson, Clarence B.

Friday, January 18, 2002

Clarence B. "C.B." Robinson, a lifelong educator and former state representative, died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2002.

He was an educator for 39 years, then he served in the state House of Representatives from 1974 to 1992 and was a founder of the Black Caucus.

The C.B. Robinson Bridge over the Tennessee River was named in his honor when it opened in 1981.

He was principal at Second District Junior High, Calvin Donaldson School, Davenport Elementary and Alton Park Junior High.

Mr. Robinson is survived by his wife, a daughter and several grandchildren.

His funeral will be Sunday at 1:30 p.m. at Orchard Knob Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery.

Arrangements are by Franklin-Strickland Funeral Home.


McDaniel, William David

Robinson, Verna Marie

Womble, Chaudion


William David McDaniel, 78, of Chattanooga passed away on Sunday, December 9, 2018. He was born on December 13, 1939 in Chattanooga to the late Loyal and Johnnie McDaniel. He was preceded ... (click for more)

Verna Marie Robinson, 95, passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2018. She was a lifelong resident of Ooltewah and was of the Church of God faith. She was preceded in death by her husband ... (click for more)

Chaudion Womble, 71, passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2018, in Chattanooga. Arrangements will be announced by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 423 622-9995. (click for more)


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Robinson, Verna Marie

Verna Marie Robinson, 95, passed away on Saturday, December 8, 2018. She was a lifelong resident of Ooltewah and was of the Church of God faith. She was preceded in death by her husband Virgil R. Robinson, parents, Earnest and Margrett Earl, brother, Buddy Earl, sister, Jean Bryant. Verna is survived by her son, Virgil E. (Maudie) Robinson, grandson, David E. (Dana) Robinson, ... (click for more)

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