Ford Allen “Digger” Robinette- Age 66, passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at his residence in Portland, TN.
He is preceded in death by his birth mother, Marie Newland; his brother, Robert Robinette; his mother, Louise Hamm; and aunt, Christine Vanatta.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Joyce Robinette; children, Paula (Lee) Jones, Mark (James Sanders) Robinette, and James (Michelle) Robinette; grandchildren, Heather, Chelsey, and Andrew; great grandchildren, Aliyah, Layla, Alan, Isabella, and Isaiah; his siblings, Bessie, Patricia, David and Billy; 2 nephews, Luke and John David; and a host of extended family members.
A Celebration of Life will be on Saturday, January 12, 2019, at 11:00am, at West Harpeth Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Harpeth Hills Memory Gardens (Chapel Hill West). Family will serve as pallbearers.
Visitation with the Robinette family will be on Friday from 4:00pm until 8:00pm at West Harpeth Funeral Home.