Lincoln Parish loses legend
“He had awoken and was in good spirits in the morning and had eaten a good breakfast,” reported his son, Eddie Robinson, Jr. “Later, there was a setback, and we had him admitted.”
In the room when Robinson passed away were wife Doris, his son and Ruston businessman James Davison.
“Coach Rob died peacefully,” Davison told The Daily Leader this morning. “It’s a tremendous loss for all of us. This was a man who started from nothing, had many peaks and valleys in his life and always maintained a positive and uplifting outlook in his life.