Arzola Robinson

Published 8:08 pm Saturday, April 15, 2017

Funeral services for Arzola Robinson, of Brookhaven, will be Tuesday, April 18, 2017, at 2 p.m. at Center Street Church of Christ in Brookhaven, with burial in Rose Hill Cemetery.Williams Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

Visitation will be Monday, April 17, 2017, from 1 until 6 p.m.

Ms. Robinson, 96, died Thursday, April 13, 2017, at her son’s residence in Brookhaven. She was born Sept. 13, 1920, in Brookhaven, to Alton and Lula Brothern Robinson.

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At the age of 96, Ms. Arzola was a very special person. She freely spoke her mind and gave good advice. She was a kindhearted woman. If anyone needed a place to live, her door was always open, never turning anyone down. She fully enjoyed her life.

Preceding her in death were her parents; son, John Louis Dickey; brothers, Johnny Robinson and William Robinson; sisters, Georgia Mae Hilson, Lena Mae Robinson and Louise Robinson Jones; and grandchild, Lisa Marie Robinson.

Survivors are sons, James (Ella Mae) Robinson of Brookhaven and Joe Lee Williams of Brookhaven; daughter, Joyce Redd of Brookhaven; brother, Willie B. Robinson of Massachusetts; sisters, Edna Hooks of Massachusetts and Betsy Watson of Brookhaven; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, and special friend C. W. Coleman.