Melvin B. Robinson


LEXINGTON, S.C. – Melvin Brett “Robbie” Robinson, 75, of West Columbia, S.C., died Friday, April 14.

He was born on Jan. 6, 1931, in Greenville, the son of the late Ellery and Eleanor Brett Robinson. He was a graduate of Bentley College and served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean conflict.

He retired as vice president of finance for Frasier Paper Co. in Madawaska.

He is survived by his wife, Marilyn Emery Robinson; daughter and son-in-law, Susan and Jeffrey Vowles of Irmo, S.C.; and grandchildren, Ashlee and Brett Vowles of Columbia, S.C.