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Katherine Stephenson Robinson died Tuesday, April 20, 2021.  A graveside Memorial Service will be held Sunday, April 25th at 2:00 PM at the Garysburg United Methodist Church. The church will be open for family and friends from 1:00 PM through the service.  Please observe COVID protocols.

A native of Garysburg, Katherine was born on January 11, 1926 to Thomas D. Stephenson and Sara Ellis Stephenson.  She worked for a number of years in Admissions at the Roanoke Rapids Hospital. She loved Garysburg, her church, her flowers, the Carolina coast and her many civic and social clubs over the years. Katherine cherished her time with friends and family.  She was especially knowledgeable of her family genealogy and local history.

Katherine was proceeded in death by her husband, R. Boyd Robinson Jr., son, Robert B Robinson III, sister, Jane Turner Stephenson, and both her brother in law, Read Robinson and wife, Juanita. She is survived by her sister, Patsy Daniel and husband, Charlie, her son, Thomas S. Robinson and wife, Maureen, and her daughter, Ellis Robinson Harris and husband, Andy.  Her grandchildren are Stuart Robinson and wife, Tracy, Matt Robinson, Jason Harris and wife, Crystal, Brian Harris and wife, Joanna, Mary Ellis Lovell and husband, Matt; and her eight great grandchildren,.

The family plans a Celebration of Life to honor Katherine, Saturday, May 22, 2021.

Memorials made be made to the:  United Methodist Fund memo: GUMC/ Katherine Robinson.  Mail to United Methodist Foundation, 700 Waterfield Ridge Place, Garner, NC 27529


1015 West 5th Street

Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870



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