ANDERSON — Charles E. “Chuck” Robinett, 74, of Anderson, passed away Sept. 10, 2013, at Community Hospital after an extended illness.
He was born Jan. 27, 1939, in Anderson, and was a lifelong Anderson resident. He retired from ABC Rail in 1999.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Linda Robinett of Anderson; sons, Dennis (Emma) Robinett of Lebanon, and Donald (Lynn) Robinett of Anderson; daughter, Mary (Steve) Robinett-Hull of Anderson; son, Thomas Robinett of Anderson; seven grandchildren, Grant (Lisa), Justin, Brittanie (Nick), Jessica (Josh), Brent (Caitlin), Kenny (Allison), and Travis; five stepgrandchildren, Brady, Donald, Terry, Sam and Dustin; several great-grandchildren; sister, Jean (Garland) Scott of Anderson; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Benny Lee and Bertha (Flora) Robinett; brothers, Sonny and Samuel Robinett; and sister, Betty Rigdon.
Services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday at Brown-Butz-Diedring Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Post online condolences at www.brownbutzdiedring.com or www.theheraldbulletin.com.