Funeral services for Mr. Jerry A. Robbins, 69, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 7 P.M. on Saturday, August 20,
2016, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. The family has chosen cremation, with
interment in the Pharris Cemetery.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 1 P.M. until
time of services.
He passed away on Wednesday, August 17, 2016, at his
He was born June 12, 1947, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Marion Alvis Robins and Grace Wilmoth Robins. On June
15, 1994, he was married to Darlene Robbins, who survives. He
was a truck driver, and loved playing music, collecting fast cars,
and spending time with family. He served in the U.S. Army
during the Vietnam Era.
He was preceded in death by his Parents: Marion Alvis and
Grace Wilmoth Robins; and 1 Daughter-in-Law: Eva Mae
Survivors include his Wife: Darlene Robbins of Gainesboro,
TN; 1 Step-Son: Mike (Dana) Ingram of Gainesboro, TN; 1 Son:
Jerry Alvis Robins, Jr. of Orlinda, TN; 1 Daughter: Rachel
Gentry of Cookeville, TN; 3 Grandchildren: Kane Ingram, Alyssa
Robins, and Sky Williams Dawes; and Jimmy Davidson and Jeff
Emerton, who Jerry loved and raised as his own sons. Other
relatives and friends also survive.
Memorial donations may be made to the Robbins family by
contacting the funeral home.
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