Robinson, Emma Jean

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Emma Robinson
Emma Robinson

Emma Jean Robinson, 91, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, April 19, 2019, at Morning Pointe on her 67th wedding anniversary.

She was preceded in death by her son, Gary Robinson; parents, Matthew and Elizabeth Boyd; two brothers; four sisters.

Survivors include her husband, Van Robinson, Sr.; children, Van (Renee) Robinson, Jr. of Youngstown, OH, Deborah (Meredith) Campbell of Chattanooga, Galen (Lisa) Robinson of Columbus, Oh.; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; five sisters; two brothers; a host of other relatives and friends.

Van and Emma Jean taught their children to have a strong work ethic, to treat others with kindness, and the importance of education.  Her family remembers her as loving, encouraging, and with boundless acts of love.

Visitation will be on Thursday, April 25,at 1 p.m. at Taylor Funeral Home with the funeral service to follow at 2 p.m. in the chapel with Pastor Randy Peterson as the eulogist.  

Burial will be on Friday, April 26, at 10 a.m. (CST) in Middle Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery in Nashville.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent in her name to Alzheimer Associate. Condolences may be sent to


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