Macil Robinson

Macil Lee Browning Robinson, age 102, of Pine Bluff, died Thursday, January 30, 2014.

Mrs. Robinson was born January 4, 1912 near Star City, a daughter of the late John Ruben Browning and Anna Belle Hankins Robinson. Most of her life was lived at Sherrill.

She was a member of Bethany Missionary Baptist Church, and the Adult Ladies Sunday school class. Gardening and fishing were her favorite pastimes. Although primarily a homemaker, she was also a cafeteria worker at White Hall High School for a number of years.

She married W. E. “Jack” Robinson on November 12, 1932, and he died September 26, 1990. Also predeceasing her are two sons, David Robinson and Raymond Robinson; six brothers, Marvin Browning, Veo Browning, Ira Browning, Arthur Browning, Allen Browning, and James Browning; and five sisters, Ethel Davis, Larue Chapman, Lillie Boyter, Effie Gatewood, and Cecil Hulse. Mrs. Robinson’s survivors include two sons, Larry Robinson (Sharon) and Leonard Robinson (Gloria); a daughter-in-law, Joyce Robinson; a sister, Lorene Fikes; fifteen grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson. Visitation will be Friday, 5-7 p.m. at Fuller Hale-South. Funeral Services will be Saturday, 10 a.m. at Bethany Missionary Baptist Church with Brother Jimmy Chapman and Brother Ben Hulsey officiating. Interment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery by Fuller Hale-South Funeral Services. Memorials may be made to Bethany Missionary Baptist Church, 7122 Sheridan Road, White Hall, Ark. 71602. Online condolences: