Robert Linwood Robbins, Sr.

September 29, 1956 - July 17, 2017
Robert Linwood Robbins, Sr.


Robert Linwood “Lin” Robbins, Sr.  age 60, of Currie, passed away on Monday, July 17, 2017, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

He was born in Wilmington on September 29, 1956, the son of  the late William A. Robbins and Jean Elizabeth Green Robbins; he also was preceded by his son, Robert Linwood “Robbie” Robbins, Jr.; his sister Sandra and brother Lindy.

He is survived by his wife Pat Cross Robbins of the home; children, Lakara Schaus and husband Jake  of Hampstead and Elizabeth Robbins of Currie, Step-daughter, Christine Bond and husband Phil of Wilmington; Sisters, Darlene Fowler of Rocky Point, Sherian Robbins of Rocky Point and Dianne Benton of Wilmington; Grandchildren, Jacob Raynor, Christopher Justice, Elijah Midgette, Jared Schaus, Jada Schaus, Leigha Midgette and Greenlee Robbins; Great Grandchildren, Savannah Justice.

Lin was a beloved husband and father.  He truly admired and cherished his wife and children and was dedicated to his Heavenly Father and is now safe and secure in His arms. Lin was also a member of Castle Hayne Christian Advent Church.

The family will receive friends at a visitation from 7:00pm till 7:30pm on Thursday, August 3, 2017, at the Castle Hayne Advent Christian Church, 2710 Hermitage Rd, Castle Hayne, NC 28429. A Memorial Service will follow at 7:30pm, Reverend Randall Smith officiating.

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  • July 27, 2017
    Charlotte says:
    Please accept my condolences on the passing of your loved one. May the God of tender mercies comfort you and your family during this time. 2 Corinthians 1:3,4.

  • July 29, 2017
    Jerry Green says:
    So sorry for your loss. I am Lin's first cousin and remember him back in the 70's. My Dad was Jean Robbins' oldest brother, Benny Green Jr. Just wanted you to know we are praying for you and your family, Jerry Green - Castle Hayne, NC