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“Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Robinson family. Alfred will certainly be missed! ”
1 of 99 | Posted by: Lewis and Nancy Edwards - Liberty, SC

“All of the Robinson family were special people and their service to the community made Easley a most desirable place to grow up and now to visit....Read More »
2 of 99 | Posted by: Wendell Cantrell - Spartanburg, SC

“To all the Robinson family, we were so sorry to hear that Alfred had died. Carolyn and I have such fond memories of spending time with him and...Read More »
3 of 99 | Posted by: Andrew Lodge - London, England

“Chris & Family:Please accept my condolences on your loss. It was a pleasure meeting Mr. Robinson during my recent visit. May God comfort all of you. ”
4 of 99 | Posted by: Alan Mulligan - Cornelius, NC

“Chris, Al, Corinne, and the entire Robinson family - I am very sorry to learn of Mr. Robinson's passing. I pray that God will assuage your grief and...Read More »
5 of 99 | Posted by: T Frank Gentry Jr - Clemson, SC

“Chris and Family: Sorry to hear about your Dad. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Mark ”
6 of 99 | Posted by: Mark Duvlal - Greenville, SC

“My sincerest heartfelt condolences to the family, he was a very good man, whom I know who will be missed, I'mean sorry this is late, but I have just...Read More »
7 of 99 | Posted by: Jackie Youngblood - Easley, SC

“Alf's passing marks the end of an era! My deepest sympathy, prayerful thoughts, and love is sent to all of you. ”
8 of 99 | Posted by: Stella Parrish - Columbia, SC

“Our deepest sympathy and prayers for your entire family. He was a special person to the entire city of Easley. ”
9 of 99 | Posted by: Kathy and Frank Phelps - Easley, SC

“Al, Sallie, and the Robinson Family, my sincere condolences and prayers on the passing of Mr. Robinson. May every blessing and comfort be yours now...Read More »
10 of 99 | Posted by: Rick Wallace - VA - Friend

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the families. Louis and Shirley Shepard ”
11 of 99 | Posted by: Louis Shepard - Easley, SC

“Chris and the Robinson Family, My deepest condolences on the passing of Mr. Robinson. May God comfort you and give you peace in this time of loss. ”
12 of 99 | Posted by: Ricky Tomlinson - Pendleton, SC

“Thank you mr Robinson for your influence in my life teaching me the value of professional work ethics and being friendly tobeven the least of them....Read More »
13 of 99 | Posted by: Douglas Cantrell - Newnan, GA

“There has never been a finer man than Alfred Robinson. He was a pillar in our community and a true southern gentleman. He will certainly be missed....Read More »
14 of 99 | Posted by: Jane and Jerry Garrett - Easley, SC

“I have vivid memories of him fitting me for shoes as a child in the department store,and other memories throughout my life. My Uncle Sam Young worked...Read More »
15 of 99 | Posted by: Esther Young - Easley, SC

“Chris, you are in our thoughts & prayers during this difficult time. Your Father was a great man & with such a servant heart. May God Bless & Be With...Read More »
16 of 99 | Posted by: David & Dollie Merritt - Easley, SC

“Our family offers your family much sympathy at this time. Praying for you. ”
17 of 99 | Posted by: Rev George and Wanda Tate Tate - SC

“Mr. Robinson The perfect Southern Gentleman. I personally never met him, however felt, I knew him. Mr. Robinson was spoken highly of, many times by...Read More »
18 of 99 | Posted by: Mary Davis - Piedmont, SC

“Thoughts and Prayers!!!!!!!!!! ”
19 of 99 | Posted by: Paula Leslie - Easley, SC

“Therese and I are sorry for your loss. Your family is in our prayers. ”
20 of 99 | Posted by: Gene Gallivan - Travelers Rest, SC

“The Robinson family are in my prayers ”
21 of 99 | Posted by: Kimberley Cummings - GREENVILLE, SC

“Mr. Robinson was always kind and helpful in his dealings with the folks in and around Easley. Whether it was in his lovely store or when he helped...Read More »
22 of 99 | Posted by: diane trussell - Daytona Beach, FL

“Dear Caroline, We're so sorry to hear of the loss of your father. I remember him when my mother brought me to his store many, many years ago to buy...Read More »
23 of 99 | Posted by: SCOTT GILLESPIE - TAYLORS, SC

“Please excuse the condolences of someone who never met Mr.Robinson but who felt as if I had known the renown Mr. Robinson of Easley for many years....Read More »
24 of 99 | Posted by: Hal Coxson - Washington, DC

“My heart and prayers go out to Mr. Robinson's family. Mr. Robinson was such a great influence on me and instrumental in my career. I will miss him...Read More »
25 of 99 | Posted by: Leif Busby - Greenville, SC

“Mr. Robinson was the kindest man I've had the privledge of knowing. In all of my family's darkest and saddest days, he stood by our side, quietly...Read More »
26 of 99 | Posted by: Rita Seaborn - Liberty, SC

“Great guy...did a bunch for a lot of folks.My sympathy!Tom Marchant 379 Golden Bear Drive, J2Pawleys Island, SC 29585 ”
27 of 99 | Posted by: Tom Marchant - Pawleys Island, SC

“Chris and the Robinson Family: We are so sorry to hear about the death of your father. We loved and appreciated him so much and enjoyed working with...Read More »
28 of 99 | Posted by: T. David Sustar - Anderson, SC

“I am saddened by the loss of your Father, a truly great person. Losing someone we love is never easy, but knowing that we have been able to share in...Read More »
29 of 99 | Posted by: Bill Peek - Honolulu, HI

“May God comfort this family, Mr Al was a special person and helped many. Our prayers are with you all.Chris, thank you for always acknowledging...Read More »
30 of 99 | Posted by: frank&Julie glouse - Easley, SC

“Dear Chris and family, We were sorry to learn of the death of your father. I had the opportunity of meeting him in Rhode Island the year he was...Read More »
31 of 99 | Posted by: Gary Smith - Bangor, ME

“DEEPEST SYMPATHY TO THE ROBINSON'S FAMILY AND FRIENDS.LOSING A LOVE ONE IN DEATH IS NEVER EASY. ONE DAY MANY WILL HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY TO LIVE AGAIN...Read More »
32 of 99 | Posted by: A friend

“I was saddened to hear of Mr. Robinson's passing. I bought my first prom dress at Robinson's Store. Robinson's has buried all the Hitt's, Julian's, &...Read More »
33 of 99 | Posted by: Vickie Jones Clary - Simpsonville, SC

“So sorry to learn on Wednesday of Alf's passing. I enjoyed speaking with Alf, Jr. on Tuesday but was unaware of this news. Your family has certainly...Read More »
34 of 99 | Posted by: Wanda Lee S. Hill - Easley, SC

“My condolences to the Robinson family, especially Chris and Caroline, whom I knew as classmates. My apologies for not sending my condolences at the...Read More »
35 of 99 | Posted by: Stefan Kruer - Alexandria, VA

“Chris,I just heard about your father's death. Although I never met him he sounds like a very good man. May the Lord help you through your father's...Read More »
36 of 99 | Posted by: Jack Rogers - Simpsonville, SC

“Chris I am sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers. ”
37 of 99 | Posted by: Andrew Weatherford - Easley, SC

“We pray that in this time of loss, you will feel God's comforting presence. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. ”
38 of 99 | Posted by: Hendrix & Janice King - Easley, SC

“Such a gentleman. He will be missed. ”
39 of 99 | Posted by: Dorsie Jr. and April Martin - SC

“Alf was a kind, southern gentleman. We have fond memories of him over the years during our times of grief and also in happy times together. ”
40 of 99 | Posted by: Gerry and Linda Owens - Greenwood, SC

“We are so sad to hear the news of Alfred's passing, especially so close to the anniversary for his beloved Margot. They will both be fondly...Read More »
41 of 99 | Posted by: Iain Steel - Winchester UK

“Everyone will miss him and the service he provided our family. ”
42 of 99 | Posted by: Judy I Kimbrell - Inman, SC

“His very presence in a room meant joy and comfort. We loved him and we will miss him always. ”
43 of 99 | Posted by: Dennis&Amanda Bauknight - SC

“Alfred brought joy into our friendship. His sense of humor and thoughtfulness made spending time with him very special. He was an exceptional...Read More »
44 of 99 | Posted by: Bruce Halverson - Sioux Falls, SD

“Alfred was truly loved by all of Easley. Will be truly missed God Bless! ”
45 of 99 | Posted by: Ann Bigby Lee - Fripp Island, SC

“Robinson's was the first department store in which I shopped by myself and Mr. Robinson treated me like the most valued customer even though I was...Read More »
46 of 99 | Posted by: Jeanne Johnson Marett - Pickens, SC

“Chris and family, my deepest condolences and heartfelt prayers. We have lost a true gentleman and a friend and he will always be missed. Think of the...Read More »
47 of 99 | Posted by: John & Jamie Castaneda - NC

“Chris and Robinson family, please accept our deepest condolences during your time of loss, you are in our thoughts and prayers. Please let us know...Read More »
48 of 99 | Posted by: Dutch Nie - Ann Arbor, MI

“My deepest condolences to your entire family. Alfred and Margot were always so kind to me at Selected meetings. I will miss them both. ”
49 of 99 | Posted by: Amy Hunt - Deerfield, IL

“The Robinson Family is in my thoughts and prayers. ”
50 of 99 | Posted by: William B Burr - Acquaintance

“To the family, Your dad or grandad leaves a legacy of kindness and integrity ... He has been so good to my family for over 50 years.. MAY you all...Read More »
51 of 99 | Posted by: Nancy Couch - Easley, SC

“So sorry for your loss and our loss. He was he great family man and community leader. He set a high standard for us all, and will be sincerely missed...Read More »
52 of 99 | Posted by: Rick Gilstrap - Lexington, SC

“Mr. Robinson was a dear friend and the epitome of a true 'Southern Gentleman'. He was indeed a blessing to all who knew him. May you be comforted...Read More »
53 of 99 | Posted by: Nancy (Gillespie) Deal - Anderson, SC

“My deepest condolences to the family,may the God of all comfort bring your family peace,phillipeans 4:6,7. ”
54 of 99 | Posted by: A friend

“Chris and Family, I am sorry to hear of your dad's passing. Always a courteous gentleman in our dealings, his mannerisms haven't been lost on you...Read More »
55 of 99 | Posted by: Steve Hairfield - Morganton, NC

“My condolences on the passing of Mr. Robinson. He was always a kind and friendly man. May God bless his soul. ”
56 of 99 | Posted by: Danny Ellenburg - Navarre, FL

“So sorry to hear of Al's passing. We enjoyed many good times with Al and Margot at several Selected meetings and four times with them at the...Read More »
57 of 99 | Posted by: Norm and Bonnie Langeland - MI

“So sorry for your loss. Mr Robinson was a very special caring man. ”
58 of 99 | Posted by: Abbie Freeman - Easley, SC

“Please accept our condolences to all the family of Alfred. He was a great man. I was a past board member of Selected, where I had the pleasure of...Read More »
59 of 99 | Posted by: Walter Joe & Iris Ford - MO

“Alfred Robinson was an icon of the Easley community. He was so kind and respectful to my father when dementia affected him. Mr. Robinson's passing...Read More »
60 of 99 | Posted by: Sallie Rankin Lee - Greenville, SC

“We are so sorry to hear of Alfred's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers during this time. We hope that you find peace and love in the...Read More »
61 of 99 | Posted by: Peace Center - Greenville, SC

“My condolence to all the family. Alfred and I were good friends growing up and received our eagle scout badge at the same time. Many fond memories...Read More »
62 of 99 | Posted by: Ed Williams - Greer, SC - Friend

“Chris: I was sorry to read about the passing of your father. My thoughts and prayers are with you and and your family. ”
63 of 99 | Posted by: Steve McMillan - Myrtle Beach, SC, SC

“What a wonderful man who truly made a difference in his community. He will be missed and yet, his great legacy will remain for a very long time. God...Read More »
64 of 99 | Posted by: Linda DiComo - Easley, SC


65 of 99 | Posted by: R D - SC

“Celebrating a life well lived. We will cherish the memories forever. ”
66 of 99 | Posted by: R D - SC

“So sorry for your loss. He was a great man. ”
67 of 99 | Posted by: Karen Kwasniewski - Easley, SC

“So very sorry for the loss of Alfred, I shopped with him in my early years, He will be missed by so many. God Bless your family during this sad time. ”
68 of 99 | Posted by: Faye Gantt-Wolfe - Pickens, SC

“Praying for the family and everyone at Robinsons. ”
69 of 99 | Posted by: Joe Holcombe - Easley, SC

“In these dark days, May you find comfort in knowing that God cares for you. 1Peter 1:7; ”
70 of 99 | Posted by: - Augusta, GA

“Mr Alfred as I called him was a bright light in the City of Easley. He always had a smile and a kind word when we would meet. He will be dearly...Read More »
71 of 99 | Posted by: Thomas Holcombe - Easley, SC

“I have known this man most of my life, he has always been extremely nice., god bless you ,& your family...RIP ”
72 of 99 | Posted by: LEWIS SEAY - Easley, SC - Friend

“Mr. Robinson has always been such a wonderful friend; the perfect gentleman and a caring person. He will be missed by so many. God bless you,...Read More »
73 of 99 | Posted by: Gary & Ruby Greene - Easley, SC

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. We have been gone from Easley for almost 50years but will always love your dad and your mom. They were so...Read More »
74 of 99 | Posted by: Nancy Whittemore Caffee - SC

“Most heartfelt condolences from our family to yours. ”
75 of 99 | Posted by: Danny Gilstrap - Easley, SC

“There is one word that describes Alfred: a consummate gentleman! He was always so kind and encouraging to me. I learned so much from him about life....Read More »
76 of 99 | Posted by: Mark Eisengrein - Easley, SC

“Very sorry to learn of Alfred's passing....always a classy gentlemanSyd McDaniel ”
77 of 99 | Posted by: Syd Mcdaniel - Sptbg, SC - Friend

“My prayers are with the family. May God bless each and every one of you during your time of grief. He was a very nice man whom I know many will miss. ”
78 of 99 | Posted by: Janet Stansell - Pickens, SC

“Alfred Robinson will be missed so much in the Easley area and beyond. He and his family were always so nice to our families during times of grief and...Read More »
79 of 99 | Posted by: Ted & Jeanne Chellis - SC

“Chris, I am very sorry for your loss. Know that you are in my thoughts and prayers, and I'm not just saying that... I mean it. Bless you and your...Read More »
80 of 99 | Posted by: Hatch Bailey - Waco, TX - Friend

“Chris and family,I have many, many fond memories of Mr. Robinson! Whether I was calling on him as a supplier or calling as a funeral service...Read More »
81 of 99 | Posted by: Scott Fowler - Spartanburg, SC

“So sorry to hear of Mr. Robinson's passing... he was always courteous and kind... ”
82 of 99 | Posted by: Bill Brothers - Liberty, SC

“I met Alfred when I came on to the Board a NSM in 1992. I always knew him to be a True Gentleman and enjoyed the times spent together at the Annual...Read More »
83 of 99 | Posted by: Matt Cusimano - Mountain View, CA

“Great man, Great friend, Great clothier: Henry and Cindy Floyd ”
84 of 99 | Posted by: Henry Floyd - Spartanburg, SC

“What a wonderful man and a legend in funeral service. My parents and myself always enjoyed seeing your parents at the Selected annual meetings. We...Read More »
85 of 99 | Posted by: DONALD VAN ORSDEL - CORAL GABLES, FL

“To all the Robinson family...Sending much love and sympathy to you during this time. Alfred was a special friend to our family and will be greatly...Read More »
86 of 99 | Posted by: Sarah Owens - Easley, SC - Friend

“To the Robinson Family saddened to hear about the death of your loss bed one. Me Alfred was a great man and he will be missed by all that had the...Read More »
87 of 99 | Posted by: Sherry Leonard Noble - High Point, NC

“Alfred was a True Gentleman in every sense of the word. The Anderson Family thoughts and prayers are with Chris and his entire family ! ”
88 of 99 | Posted by: Charles Anderson

“ChrisI am sorry to learn of your dad's death. He was a true southern gentleman, old school, and I always enjoyed visiting with him at SIFH...Read More »
89 of 99 | Posted by: Rick Andrews - Wilmington, NC

“Dear Chris and Family, We are so sorry to learn of Alfred's passing. We have many fond memories of being with Alfred and Margot at the Selected...Read More »
90 of 99 | Posted by: John Horan - Denver, CO - Friend

“We I was president of SIFH, Alfred was a strong supporter during my term as president. I will alway cherish his friend ship and support. He was a...Read More »
91 of 99 | Posted by: Clrence Gerke - Brenham, TX

“Prayers go out to the Robinson Family. I remember how greatful both Mrs Margot and Mr Alfred were here in New Orleans at the Annual Convention when...Read More »
92 of 99 | Posted by: Boyd Mothe Jr - New Orleans, LA

“To the Robinson family... Our sincere condolences on the passing of Mr. Robinson. I knew him through the associations of NSM and now Selected...Read More »
93 of 99 | Posted by: Fred Bachman Bachman - MI

“Chris, I am so sorry to hear about your father's passing. Remember, we are praying for you and your family. Don Odom ”
94 of 99 | Posted by: Don Odom - Conway, SC - Friend

“Sending up prayers for comfort for the family during this difficult time. Mr. Robinson will be missed by many in the Easley Community where his...Read More »
95 of 99 | Posted by: Jimmy Hunt - Anderson, SC

“Having met Mr. Robinson during the 80's at NSM meetings he was always kind and friendly. He tried to include me in conversations at the meetings and...Read More »
96 of 99 | Posted by: Charles and Lacy Rader - Longview, TX

“Brother Chris, please accept AlvaAnn and my deepest sympathies. Your Dad was and still is a great and special guy. I got to know him years ago when I...Read More »
97 of 99 | Posted by: Mike Weber - Allentown, PA

“Alfred Robinson was one of the first people I met when I moved to Easley in mid 1970s. I had deep respect for him as a veteran, Chamber of commerce...Read More »
98 of 99 | Posted by: Kent Dykes - Easley, SC - Friend

“Mr. Robinson was a wonderful guy to work with and work for, he is going to be greatly missed. He was one of the smartest individuals that I have...Read More »
99 of 99 | Posted by: Joyce Roper - Liberty, SC


ALFRED BURGESS ROBINSON of Easley, SC died September 10, 2018 at the age of 89. A third generation funeral director, he joined Robinson Funeral Home in 1950, serving as president. After his father's death in 1953, he took over the family's business, expanding it to include Robinson Memorial Gardens, which he founded in 1992. He served on the South Carolina Board of Funeral Service and was a member and former president of the Selected independent Funeral Homes.