The Durant Weekly News
July 11, 1952
Rites Saturday for Coleman Robinson
Funeral services will be held Saturday at 10am at the Caddo Methodist Church for Coleman David Robinson, pioneer Bryan County resident who died Thursday at Talihina following a short illness. He was 68 years of age.
Rev. Farrell Odum will officiate at the services and burial under the direction of Holmes Funeral home will be in the Caddo Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Henry Bass, Alton Downing, Doyle Lemonds, Jimmie Belvin, H. W. Armstrong, and Jess Maytubby.
Mr. Robinson was a long times resident of Caddo and had lived in Bryan County all his life. He was born near Caddo on September 3, 1883.
Mr. Robinson was a member of the school board of the Robinson School four miles southeast of Caddo for 12 years. Robinson School is in the vicinity of his birthplace which is named for him. At the time of his death Mr. Robinson was custodian of the Caddo cemetery.
The deceased is survived by his wife Mrs. Gaynell Robinson, Caddo; one son, Hyram Robinson, Caddo; three daughters, Mrs. Stephanie A. Park, Walters, Charleen Robinson, Grand Prairie, Texas, and Christine Robinson, Caddo; one brother, June Robinson, Stillwater; three sisters, Mrs. Carrie Robinson, Chilloco, Mrs. Nannie Folsom, Durant, and Mrs. J. C. Gross, Caddo, and eight grandchildren.