Cover photo for James Robinson's Obituary
James Robinson Profile Photo
1949 James 2022

James Robinson

November 17, 1949 — July 26, 2022

Mr. James Henry Robinson Jr., age 72, of Smoke Rise, Alabama went to his eternal home on Tuesday, July 26th, 2022. He was born in East St. Louis, Illinois on November 17, 1949, to the late James Henry Robinson Sr. and Dena Dietrich Robinson. He is survived by his loving friend, Connie Bonds, daughter, Jaime Giangrosso, son-in-law, Pete Giangrosso, son James Henry Robinson III (Jolena), John Robinson (Patricia), grandchildren, Emmy, Tripp, Cloie, Josh, Gracie, Lanie, Daniel, Wyatt, Dominic, Tori, and Holden, and sister Ruth Meyer (Brad), and numerous nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his brother, Tom Behenen. He proudly served his country in the Vietnam War through the US Army with the rank of Specialist. He loved his family, and friends, especially his Brothers in Arms. The family would like to thank the VA Medical Center in Birmingham for the thoughtful care they have given him throughout the years. The family will receive visitors from 5:00-7:00 Thursday, August 4th ,at Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home in Trussville. Burial will be at Friday, August 5 at 2:00, at the National Cemetery in Montevallo, Alabama. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his name to the Gary Sinise Foundation for wounded veterans,

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of James Robinson, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Thursday, August 4, 2022

5:00 - 7:00 pm

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Graveside Service

Friday, August 5, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm

Alabama National Cemetery, Alabama, Montevallo


Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 24

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree