- May 1, 1946 - February 23, 2013
- Morganton, North Carolina
of Shelby's Passing
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“Dad you will be missed greatly.I love you and you was.the best man I ever knew
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Heritage Funeral Service
Shelby Gene Robinson, 66, of Morganton, passed away on Saturday February 23, 2013 at his residence following a period of declining health.
Mr. Robinson was born on May 1, 1946 in Yancey County to the late Ernest and Lucille McHone Robinson. He was a part of the Live Church family. Shelby was a great musician and as a child he sang on the Burnsville Radio Station with his family. Later he was a member of the bluegrass band Overland Express and then the gospel band New Grace Gospel.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister Patrica A. Morris.
Shelby is survived by his wife Linda Robinson of the home, two brothers Gary Robinson and wife Kathy of Le Roy New York, and Marty Robinson and wife Pam of Asheville, his children Audrey Coffey and husband Daniel of Morganton, Jimmy Robinson and wife Janice of Morganton, Betty Taylor and husband Luke of Dudley Shoals, John Biggs and wife Crystal of T.N, Debbie Buff and husband Travis of Connelly Springs, and Shelby Biggs of Connelly Springs. Also surviving are eighteen grandchildren, twenty great grandchildren, one great-great grandchild, fifteen nieces and nephews, twenty three great nieces and nephews, special sister in law Margaret A. Coffey and very special mother-in-law Addie McDaniel Murray.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday March 2, 2013 at 11:00 A.M in the Chapel of Heritage Funeral Service with the Rev. John Henderson officiating. Casual attire will be appreciated.
The family will receive friends thirty minutes prior to the service from 10:30-11:00 A.M. at Heritage Funeral Service, Valdese.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Live Church, C/O Pastor John Henderson, P.O. Box 996 Drexel, NC 28619.
Heritage Funeral Service and Crematory, Valdese is assisting the Robinson family.
An online guestbook and obituary is available at www.heritagefuneralservices.com.
1507 E. Main Street Valdese, NC 28690
Tel. (828) 874-0411