Funeral services for Stephen Lane Robins, 64, of Kilgore will be held Monday, October 16, at 4 p.m. in the Rader Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Ted Richardson officiating. Burial will follow at Rusk County Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Sunday from 4-6 p.m. at Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore. Stephen died Thursday October 13, 2017 in a Longview hospital.
Stephen was born on September 2, 1953 in Kilgore. He was a 1972 graduate of Leverett’s Chapel High School and attended Kilgore College. Stephen worked as a pipefitter at Eastman and later for Kelly Springfield before retiring.
Left to cherish his memory are his children, Stacy Robins of Kilgore, Blake Robins, Billie Kay Roe and her husband Joe, all of Leverett’s Chapel; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild; mother-in-law, Margaret Brown of Leverett’s Chapel; siblings, Julie Driver and husband Steve, Kenneth Robins and wife Chandra and Gaynell Seay and husband Dan, all of Kilgore; and other friends and family.
Preceding Stephen in death are his wife, Terry Lynn Robins; father, Billy Robins; daughter, Shawn Robins, and brother, Keith Robins.