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Alice Robinson

May 11, 1906 - January 10, 1999

The Norman Transcript
January 13, 1999

Alice Anson Belknap Robinson, 92, died Jan. 10 in Norman Regional Hospital. A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at First Presbyterian Church.

The daughter of pioneer parents, Harriett (Spottswood) and John Franklin Belknap, Mrs. Robinson was born May 11, 1906 in Norman. A graduate of Norman High School and the University of Oklahoma, she taught English and home economics in high schools in Gould, Deer Creek and Fairfax for seven years before marrying John H.(Jack) Robinson in 1932. After living in Fairfax for 10 years, they moved to Guthrie. In 1953, they came back to Norman, where she taught English in Norman High School until her retirement in 1971. Her husband was supervisor of the electrical engineering laboratories at OU for 20 years. She was a member of Cleveland County Retired Teachers Association and the state association, a 75 year member of the Alpha Chi Omega Sorority, a member of Chapter AY, PEO, Guthrie, and of First Presbyterian Church, Norman, where she served as deacon and worked at the thrift shop.

She was preceded in death by her husband, a daughter, Sally Robinson, PhD; her sister, Gwendolyn Meek; and her brother, Harold Belknap of Norman.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Dr. Earl and Jane Hutchins of Colorado Springs, Colo.; her son, James Robinson III of Oklahoma City; six grandchildren, Kimberleigh Hutchins of Los Angeles, Calif., Brian Hutchins of Escondido, Calif., Todd Hutchins of Greeley, Co., Matt Hutchins of Seattle, Wash., Beth Robinson Maye of Oklahoma City and James M. Robinson IV of Tampa, Fla.; two great grandchildren, Jessica and John Maye of Oklahoma city; and several neices and nephews.

Memorial contributions may be made to the National Stroke Assocation, 96 Inverness Drive East, Englewood, Co. 801-125- 112 or to charity of the donor's choice.

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