Leon Robinson passed this life on July 9, 2019 in Creola, Alabama. He was born in McIntosh, Alabama of Washington County to parents Andrew and Hattie Robinson. At an early age he worked with his father in the truck logging business. As an adult he worked with Noble Oil Corporation on oil rigs, offshore and abroad. He returned and reengaged in his passion for trucks, becoming and entrepreneur and prudent business man in his own right. He founded Robinson Construction Company, specializing in dup trucks and asphalt hauling, while servicing the Georgia, Florida, Mississippi and Alabama regions.
He had a love for training animals, gardening and cooking for his children and grandchildren, whenever the chance arose. His other enjoyments included music, dancing and picking his guitar. His signature was his unique dress style, sharp and neat with a cowboy flare.
Later in life he was ministered to by his son Patrick Robinson. Patrick witnessed his eagerness for God’s spiritual guidance and growth in his acceptance of Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior
He was preceded in death by his parents Andrew and Hattie Robinson, one sister and his brothers, Lewis, Ollie and Robert.
He departed his life on July 9, 2019 at his home in Creola, Alabama.
His precious memories remain with those who loves him. Four sons Cornelius Robinson, Sr. of Selma, AL, Kelvin Deon Robinson , Patrick Charles Robinson , Quinton Leon Robinson all of Mobile, Alabama; one God son, Quesi Spencer; Four daughters, Betty Robinson Oliver of Detroit, Michigan, Lesia Robinson Eddins of Selma, Alabama, Jacqulin Robinson (Thomas) Jones, Jr. of Frisco, Texas, Patricia Renae Cheese of Mobile, Alabama, eleven grandsons, six granddaughters and a host of great grandchildren