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1943 Nathan 2022

Nathan "Skipper" Robinson

August 22, 1943 — May 15, 2022

Skipper, 78, of Point passed away Sunday, May 15, 2022.  He was born August 22, 1943, to Carl Amos Robinson, Jr., and Viola M. Barr (Money) in Dallas, Texas.  Skipper was known to his friends and family to be one of quick wit and living his life to the fullest with an adventurous appetite.  He was an avid bird and dog lover and often through the years had many.  Raising and flying racing pigeons was a huge hobby of Skipper’s, and he won many first-place medals.  Skipper was  an avid outdoorsman that enjoyed hunting and fishing, but fishing was his passion, he loved to fish.  He grew up in what once was the rural area of Irving, Texas and after several different moves throughout his life with his family ended up in Point, Texas for the last 30 years.  Skipper was a mechanic by trade and worked commercial construction for several years and then later retired from Dal-Air Investment Casting in Point, Texas.  Skipper loved to tell stories about his family and friends especially the memories he cherished the most.  He loved his family and friends and adored his grandchildren.  He will be greatly missed by all who loved him.

Skipper is survived by sons, Nathan Robinson and wife Holly, Gary Donihoo and wife Rachel; daughters, Tanya Willbanks, Angela Reynolds and husband Billy, and Robin Robinson; grandchildren, Elizabeth Donihoo, Gray Donihoo, Heather Fulton and husband Kaleb, Cristina Thompson and husband Roger, Zachary Norman, Kayleigh Parker and husband Daniel, Patrick Smith, Kylee Gannon and husband Ryan, Brandon Donihoo, Erica Willbanks, Haley Willbanks, Raynebow Robinson, Kaydee Robinson, Skye Robinson, River and Ethan; great-grandchildren, Roseanna, Tripp and Everly; sister, Rosemary Cotten and husband Jerry; brothers,  Carl Amos Robinson, III, Craig Robinson and wife Jo and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents, and daughters, Trina Donihoo and Carlene Robinson.

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Saturday, May 21, 2022

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Wilson - Orwosky Funeral Service Chapel (Texas)


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