Billy Ray Robinson, age 80, of DeGraff, Ohio went home to be with his Heavenly Father at 3:28 P.M. Thursday, August 1, 2019 at home surrounded by his family.
He was born in Claiborne County Tennessee October 3, 1938, to the late William Alvis and Ella Mae (Good) Robinson. In addition to his parents, Billy was preceded in death by his sister, Magdalene Ellison and five brothers, Orbry, Bruce, Franch, George Lee, and Jim Robinson.
On March 4, 1967, Billy married the love of his life, Brenda Lester in Sidney, Ohio, and she survives along with their four children, Tammy (Devon) Hodge, Scott (Glenay) Robinson, Christine (Jon) Mitchell, and Matthew (Krystal) Robinson; ten grandchildren, Tyler (Alyssa) Hodge, Bryce (Katelynn) Hodge, Brandon Robinson, Brieann (Devin) Stewart, Amber Garner, Trevor (Tiffany) Robinson, Cheritha (Eric) Miller, Michael Schaffer, Ian Robinson, and Peyton Robinson; sixteen great grandchildren; two sisters, Carylon Rickel and Sharon Salyer; a brother, Jay (Sharon) Robinson and several nieces and nephews.
Billy retired from the former Quincy Castings. He was a collector and especially loved spending time with his family.
The family will receive friends from 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, August 6, 2019 at the Daring & Sanford Funeral Home in DeGraff, where Pastor Rodney Reynolds will officiate the funeral service at 1:00 P.M.
Burial will follow the funeral service at the Fairview Cemetery in Quincy, Ohio.
The arrangements are in the care of the staff of the Daring & Sanford Funeral Home in DeGraff.