Jack W. Robinson (78) of Maryville


Published on May 13 2013 10:17 am

Jack Warren Robinson, 78, of Collinsville died at 6:43am Sunday, May 12, 2013 at Cedarhurst Assisted Living and Memory Care Center in Collinsville.

Funeral services will be Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 2:00pm at Neal Funeral Home in Louisville. The visitation will take place Sunday, May 19, 1:00-2:00pm before the funeral service. Burial will take place at Orchard Hill Cemetery, Louisville with Brother Joe Smith ministering, and memorials can be made to St. John's Community Care of Collinsville.

Jack was born on October 4, 1934 in Louisville, Illinois, the son of Loren and Inez (Bryan) Robinson. He married Mary Anne Tickle on April 3, 1960 in Dyersburg, Tennessee and she preceded him in death on October 11, 2011. He was retired from Maryland Casualty after 37 years and from the Missouri Employers Mutual Insurance Company. He was a member of Meadows Heights Baptist Church of Collinsville, a past master and 50 year member of Collinsville Lodge 712 A.F. and A.M., a member of Collinsville York Rite and Granite City York Rite, a member of York Rite College #33 and the K.Y.C.H., a Past Patron and member of Collinsville Eastern Star and a member of New Hope Eastern Star in Granite City. He was a past watchman of Purity White Shrine in Collinsville and a member of Hanna White Shrine in Highland.

Survivors are his daughter Cheryl (Mike) Palmer, of St. Genevieve Missouri, his brother Harold (Betty) Robinson of Louisville, his sister Aretha Young and husband Harold of Louisville, Illinois, and two grandchildren Katelyn Palmer and Rachael Palmer of St. Genevieve Missouri.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Mary Anne, infant daughters Ruth Ann Robinson and Sharon Kay Robinson, sister-in-law Doris Robinson, father-in-law Harold Tickle, Sr. and mother-in-law Aleta Tickle.