Mrs. Alice Louise Robinson, age 89, passed from this life on Thursday, October 15, 2020 at approximately 8:20 a.m. at Lima Memorial Health Systems surrounded by her loved ones.
She was born in Bryson City, North Carolina on May 12, 1931 to the union of Lake Alfred and Marie (Pollard) Simpson; both parents preceded her in death.
She was united in holy matrimony on to Lewis Turner Morris in 1951 and to this union five children were born. Mr. Morris passed away on June 16, 1971. On May 31, 1992 she wed Mr. William Henry Robinson, he survives in Lima.
She graduated from Allen High School in North Carolina. Mrs. Robinson retired from Ford Motor Company. She joined the Shiloh Baptist Church in 1956 where she was baptized by the late Rev. J.M.Roach and served as a member of the Shiloh Gospel Chorus. In 2001 she joined Second Baptist Church where she had been a member of the Women's Chorus, the Naomi Missionary, and served with the kitchen committee, and was also an active student with the Bible Study Class. She was an avid “LaBron James” fan.
Besides her loving husband William, she leaves to cherish her precious memory 4 sons; Jackie Robinson of Lima, Steven L. Morris (Angela), Sr. of Ellenwood, GA. Roger L. Morris of Ft. Wayne, IN and Michael A. Morris, Sr. (Josette) of Riverdale, GA. 3 daughters; Deborah L. Morris, Ivy J. Allen (William) and Lisa D. Horton (Steven) all of Lima. A son of the heart; Kenneth Casey (Samella) of Lima. 26 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren. A host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Mrs. Robinson was the baby of the Simpson clan and she preceded in death by her siblings: James Morris (Wilma) Simpson, Katheryne (Josiah) Pea, Mattie Marie (James) Casey, Thomas Lloyd (Bessie) Simpson, William Edward (Minnie) Simpson, Ann Holmes (Malach) and Irene (Leroy) Simpkins. A great-grandson Aston D. Hutchins and a grandson, Quetin Morris, nephews Thomas Edward Pea, James Robert Casey, Larry Simpkins and niece Judy Marie Casey
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, October 23, 2020 at the Chapel of Jones-Clark Funeral Home at 12:00 p.m. with Rev. Dr. Dennis Ward, officiating.
Visitation/Wake will be held on Friday, October 23 at 10:00 a.m. until time of services at 12:00 p.m. also the Funeral Home.
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