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Deacon James Steve Robinson, 82, of Albany, Georgia departed this life Thursday, December 3, 2020 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany, Georgia. Graveside services will be held on Saturday, December 12, 2020 at 1:00 P.M. in the Floral Memory Gardens, 120 Old Pretoria Road, Albany, Georgia 31721. Meadows Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

A Time to be Born: Ecclesiastes 3:2
James Steve Robinson, Jr., the seventh child of ten born to the late James Robinson, Sr. and the late Emma Jones Robinson was born September 12, 1938 in Calhoun County, Georgia.

A Time to Serve God: Revelation 14:7
At an early age, James Steve confessed his Life to Jesus Christ and joined Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church of Leary, Georgia. Later he joined the Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church of Albany, Georgia, where he served with the Deacons’ Ministry (twenty plus years) as Chairman. He taught the Young Adult Sunday School Class, was an active participant of the Wednesday Night Bible Study Class, Sunday School Emphasis and Prayer Meeting. He also served as Chairperson for Shiloh’s Church and Pastor’s Anniversaries.

A Time for Training: II Timothy 2:15
James Steve attended the Public Schools of Leary, Georgia:
• St. Peters Elementary School, grades 1-6

• Leary Elementary (Anderson Elementary School), grade 7

• Henry Tucker Singleton High School and Edison High School (Grades 8-12) “Graduated with Honors”.

College Education: • BS Degree in Science Education from Albany State College (University) •
Attended: National Science Foundation (NSF) at Tuskegee Institute, Tuskegee, Alabama and Fort Valley State College (University), Fort Valley, Georgia

A Time to Cherish: 1st Corinthians 7:3 
James Steve met his sweetheart Atteen Johnson-Robinson in August 1963. They were united in holy matrimony on May 23, 1964 and to this union they were blessed with two sons, Timothy Rennesso Robinson and Christopher James Robinson.

A Time to Work:
Mr. Robinson was in the teaching profession for 31 years having taught in Georgia in the following counties: Clinch, Coffee and Dougherty. Services Rendered: Science Department Chairperson in Clinch and Coffee counties and Southside, Merry Acres and Highland Middle Magnet Schools in Dougherty County.

He was affiliated with several organizations which included; Life member of Georgia Retired Educators Association, Past President of Dougherty County Association of Educators (1976-1977) and he served on the 4-H Board of Directors.

Services Rendered: Mr. Robinson was chosen as “System Teacher of the Week” and “Teacher of the Year” for Highland Middle Magnet School. He also wrote the system outline for the Dougherty County School System in the area of Science on Insects.

He retired from the Dougherty County School System in 1992.

A Time to Die: Ecclesiastes 3:2

Besides his parents, James Steve was preceded in death by three sisters: Ethel Lee Davenport, Rosa Lee Shorter and Irene Proctor; three brothers: Lewis Robinson, Charlie Robinson and Robert Lee Robinson.

On Thursday, December 3, 2020 at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital, Albany, Georgia, James Steve quietly made the transition from his earthly home to his heavenly home.

A Time to Mourn: Ecclesiastes 3:2 Left to carry on his memory are his devoted wife, Atteen Johnson-Robinson: two sons, Timothy Rennesso (Tamara) Robinson of Albany, Georgia and Christopher James (Courtney) Robinson of Covington, Georgia. Five grandchildren: Renejia Amari, Ke’von Bernard, A’Kiyah Danielle, Chassidy Jada and Jalen James. One sister, Emma Jean Jefferson of Albany, Georgia. Two brothers, Willie Fred Robinson of Leary, Georgia and Willie B. (Frances) Robinson of Albany, Georgia. A host of nieces, nephews, cousins, in-laws and friends.

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  • Friday, December 4, 2020
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
    ~ Meadows Funeral Home
  • Monday, December 21, 2020
    I will never forget. Science is an organized body of knowledge derived from observation, experimentation and study. 1969, 8th grade, Southside Middle School, Albany, GA.
    ~ Gloria Jackson Wimberly   Albany, GA
  • Sunday, December 6, 2020
    Rest in Peace Uncle James
    ~ Consondra Carter   Phenix City, AL
  • Monday, December 7, 2020
    Sending our deepest sympathy.
    ~ Robert-Janie Jillian Wilson Lee   Albany, GA
  • Wednesday, December 9, 2020
    My thoughts and prayers will forever be with the Robinson Family. I will never forget our birthday. May God keep each of you in his care.
    ~ Chinary Chester   Albany, GA
  • Friday, January 22, 2021
    I was saddened to hear of the passing of Deacon Robinson of Shiloh M B Church. He met us with kindness each time we fellowshipped with him and will be sorely missed.
    ~ Pastor Willie King Oakie Hill MBC   Columbus, GA
  • Wednesday, December 9, 2020
    Sending our most sincere condolences to Dr. Christopher Robinson and family in the passing of Deacon James Robinson. On behalf of the 7th grade team at M. D. Roberts Middle School, please know you are in our prayers.
    ~ Stephanie Floyd   Jonesboro, GA
  • Wednesday, December 9, 2020
    My condolences to Mrs Robinson, Tim & Chris. A fine neighbor and friend to my parents and mentor to me.
    ~ Darryl Kennedy   Albany, GA
  • Thursday, December 10, 2020
    We extend our heartfelt condolences to the family. Mr. Robinson was such a kind, caring gentleman. He will be sorely missed. T. Marshall & Mary Watson Jones
    ~ Mary Watson Jones   Albany, GA
  • Friday, December 11, 2020
    Rest In Peace, Steve. We love you and will miss you. May God continue to be with you.
    ~ Edgar A. Johnson   Columbus, GA
  • Friday, December 11, 2020
    My deepest condolences to the family. Deacon Robinson was a staple at Shiloh Baptist Church and will surely be missed. My prayer is that God comforts and strengthens the family.
    ~ Mary Jenkins   Albany, GA
  • Friday, December 11, 2020
    My deepest sympathy
    ~ Bertha Favors   Leary, GA
  • Friday, December 11, 2020
    Rest In Peace ,Uncle.We love you and will miss you.
    ~ Bertha Favors   Leary, GA
  • Friday, December 11, 2020
    Rest In Peace ,Uncle.We love you and will miss you.
    ~ Bertha Favors   Leary, GA
  • Friday, December 11, 2020
    Rest In Peace ,Uncle.We love you and will miss you.
    ~ Bertha Favors   Leary, GA
  • Friday, December 11, 2020
    My condolences to the family. Dea. James Robinson was my middle school science teacher at MAMS '81-83. I enjoyed having him as a teacher. Rest in peace. Your former student Sharon Jackson-Rambo
    ~ Sharon Rambo   Albany
  • Friday, December 11, 2020
    Condolences to Mrs. Atteen Robinson, sons and family. May God comfort you in your loss.
    ~ Mary Moore   Albany, GA
  • Friday, December 11, 2020
    Condolences to Mrs. Atteen Robinson, sons and family. May God comfort you in your loss.
    ~ Mary Moore   Albany, GA
  • Friday, December 11, 2020
    Atteen, Christopher , Timothy and Family, Please Accept Our Condolences.
    ~ Mable & Doug Jones   Asheville, NC
  • Friday, December 11, 2020
    Atteen, Christopher , Timothy and Family, Please Accept Our Condolences.
    ~ Mable & Doug Jones   Asheville, NC
  • Saturday, December 12, 2020
    Our deepest sympathy to our family during this time of sorrow. Brenda (daughter of Late Cousin Georgia Jackson Jenkins) & Billy Williams Family
    ~ Brenda Jackson-Williams   Albany, GA
  • Saturday, December 12, 2020
    Our family is keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers.
    ~ Chattmon Family (The Family of the late Leila Bell Crayton Chattmon)   Albany, GA
  • Saturday, December 12, 2020
    Our deepest condolences to the Robinson Family. Rest in Peace Cuz. You represented Leary, Ga. very well during your travels through life. You will be missed.
    ~ John carter, Jr. & Johnnie Mae Laster-Carter   Houston, TX