Samuel Harold Robinson



LANCASTER, SC…Mr. Samuel Harold Robinson, age 92, died Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at Carolinas Medical Center- Main. He was born November 18, 1924 in Lancaster. He was the last surviving child of the late Joseph Cezar Robinson and Ada Steele Robinson. Mr. Robinson was the husband of the late Brennie Huey Robinson. Mr. Robinson was a lifelong member at Unity A.R.P Church where he taught Sunday School, served on many boards and held many offices. He was given the honor of Elder Emeritus in 2014, an honor in which he was very proud. Mr. Robinson retired from the Celanese Corporation in 1990, after working for 40 years. He enjoyed mowing grass and watching the Clemson Tigers and the Atlanta Braves.

Mr. Robinson is survived by a son, William Harold Robinson and his wife, Brenda Walters Robinson; grandchildren, William Darin Robinson and his wife, Terri, Tonya Robinson Rape and her husband, Shannon, Dennis Travis Robinson, Christopher Lance Robinson and his wife, Tanya, Mickey Scott Cantley and his wife, Wafa, and Brenda Manuma Sanders; great grandchildren, Aubree Rape, Will Rape, Kayleigh Robinson, Avery Robinson, James Coleman, Madison Sanders, Autumn Robinson, Gabe Robinson, Hamza Cantley, Yusuf Cantley, Abdur Rahman Cantley, and Sarah Cantley; a daughter-in-law, Vicki Robinson and many nieces and nephews.

Mr. Robinson was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Brennie Huey Robinson; a son, Dennis Grier Robinson; a daughter, Brenda Robinson Manuma; four brothers, John Connie Robinson, Joseph Lee Robinson, Robert Steele Robinson and George Ervin Robinson; and five sisters, Annie Ruth Hallman, Mary Louise Garland, Dora Evelyn Robinson, Edna Elizabeth Flynn and Dorothy Mae Parks.

The Celebration of Life Funeral Service for Mr. Robinson will be 3:00 pm Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Unity Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church by Rev. Charles Hammond, Dr. Robert J. Robinson and Dr. Guy Smith. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 6:00 pm- 8:00 pm at Burgess Funeral Home, 1800 Charlotte Highway, Lancaster, SC and suggest memorial contributions be made to Unity A.R.P Church Building Fund, 3495 Unity Church Road, Lancaster, SC 29720.